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Giant Block of Calls Trades in INTC

Volume went up in 1 giant block. The opening trade is consistent with a buy-writer with a tight range on the underlying. ... More »
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OIC’s Wide World of Options 15: Covered Call Combinations and Volatility Charts

This isn't a trick, but a treat from the OIC! This new episode of OIC's WWoO has covered calls, vol charts & more.... More »
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Advisors Option 24: Listener Question Extravaganza

So many listener questions! Using LEAPS. Tax treatment. Should I change advisors? Certification & exams. How much should you pay?... More »
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Bloomberg: Anxiety Over Emerging-Market Stocks Subsides

The anxiety over emerging-market stocks has subsided, and even Brazil’s election results are just a blip in the larger world of developing countries.... More »
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Option Block 383: The Crazy VIX

Earnings. VIX. Data outages. Viceroy. All this and more.... More »
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Call Buyers Jump in to CCI

5k CCI Nov 80 calls traded today .The trade is showing price variation on a straight call buy.... More »
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Options Playbook Radio 35: Straddles & Strangles, Con’t

Options Playbook Radio is back with part 2 of straddles and strangles. You can find this on pages 68 and 70 of the book. ... More »
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Hot Options Report: AAPL Calls At The Top

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Thursday, Oct 30th... More »
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Size Call Sellers Giving Up in GNRC

Someone's throwing in the towel on the GNRC Nov 52.5 calls, as GNRC falls with the rest of the market.... More »
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Bloomberg: Hedge Fund VIX Wagers Tip Toward Turbulence After Selloff

Bloomberg news reports that one of the surest bets in the U.S. stock market over the last 2 1/2 years, speculating on tranquility, is being abandoned.... More »
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Upside Call Buyers in AEP

Over 8k AEP Dec 65 calls traded today for 0.15. The call volume on the strike is well over 13000 with buyers bidding .15.... More »
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Option Volume Impacted By CTA And OPRA Data Issues

Option volume collapsed to near zero for several minutes. ... More »
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Futures Options Roundup: Nasdaq 100

Today we're taking a look at Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures options... More »
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Bloomberg: Oil Stocks Lure Most Bearish Bets Since 2007

Both volume and the number of options outstanding on the oil ETF surged this month, and nine out of the 10 most-owned contracts are bearish.... More »
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Copper Rallies As Potential Mining Strikes Loom

Speculators have remained short the Copper market but may be in the process of curtailing their net-short positions.... More »
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Hot Options Report: ETE Calls Top The List

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Wednesday, Oct 29th... More »
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Possible Upside Opening Call Buyers in KO

Trade on the KO Dec 45 is over 15000 contracts with buyers bidding up the IV. ... More »
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Math is Beneficial for Option Trading

One of the greatest advantages when option trading is the initial flexibility of the position and the ability to adjust a position to match the new outlook of the underlying.... More »
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Bloomberg: Speculating On Tranquility Is Being Abandoned

One of the surest bets in the U.S. stock market over the last 2 1/2 years, speculating on tranquility, is being abandoned.... More »
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Hot Options Report: EPB Calls Lead The Way!

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Tuesday, Oct 28th... More »
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Option Block 382: TWTR Drops and the Viceroy Returns

The viceroy is back! They viceroy is back! Long live the viceroy.... More »
Futures Options Roundtable

Futures Options Roundtable 15: Oil, Gold and Corn Skew Palooza

If you ever listen to the Options Insider, you know we love a good palooza, and today is no exception: oil, gold & corn.... More »

Big Backspread in CHRW

Today 10,000 CHRW Nov 72.5 puts went up in one block, tied to stock. It looks like a big earnings bet.... More »
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Bloomberg: Traders Prepare For Rising Volatility On Hong Kong Stocks

Option wagers on Hong Kong stocks rose to highest level this year. Traders prepare for rising volatility.... More »
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Sound As A Pound?

The British Pound has suffered heavy losses since July, but prices seemed to have been stabilizing in recent sessions. ... More »
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Hot Options Report: PBR Calls At The Top

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Monday, Oct 27th... More »
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Call seller laying on the offer in ALK

2300 ALK Jan 50 calls traded today & this type of trade is consistent with a buy writer selling above the 52 week highs.... More »

Giant Block of Calls Trades in INTC

Volume went up in 1 giant block. The opening trade is consistent with a buy-writer with a tight range on the underlying. More...

Call Buyers Jump in to CCI

5k CCI Nov 80 calls traded today .The trade is showing price variation on a straight call buy. More...
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