Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

TRADING BLOCK: AAPL traders repositioning beyond Jan after CES disappointments, Commodity selloff continues as traders take their profits and run. * ODD BLOCK: Options Activity Explosion in TWX and KBE. RDN still fascinates the all-star panel. One large bull lurks in IPG. * INTERVIEW BLOCK: Steve Meisinger, ISE's Director of Education, joins the panel to discuss options education, portfolio management and FX Options. * XPRESS BLOCK: OX switching away from Jan to Feb in AAPL. OX customers also interested in commodity backspreads. New Xtend version about to exit beta soon. * AROUND THE BLOCK – The panel is still watching apple vo; Is it time to short CSCO feb 20 puts; Metals traders are watching PPI next week.

Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

OptionBlock 23: Tech Stocks, CES and Ratio Combos

* TRADING BLOCK: Russell 2000 is a dangerous place for premium sellers; Metals apocalypse; Digging into AAPL volatility. * ODD BLOCK: Strange activity in GNK; RDN Roundup – Is rdn poised for a rally? Option bulls seem to think so. Also, the stupid way to do dividend trades. * STRATEGY BLOCK: Combos and Ratio Combos – what they are and when to use them. * AROUND THE BLOCK – Tech stock movements ahead of CES; Keep an eye on the commodities.

Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

OptionBlock 23: Tech Stocks, CES and Ratio Combos

* TRADING BLOCK: Russell 2000 is a dangerous place for premium sellers; Metals apocalypse; Digging into AAPL volatility. * ODD BLOCK: Strange activity in GNK; RDN Roundup – Is rdn poised for a rally? Option bulls seem to think so. Also, the stupid way to do dividend trades. * STRATEGY BLOCK: Combos and Ratio Combos – what they are and when to use them. * AROUND THE BLOCK – Tech stock movements ahead of CES; Keep an eye on the commodities.

Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

Option Block Episode 22: CSCO Bulls, TSLA Bears, VIX in 2011

* TRADING BLOCK: China stalls market by hiking interests rates, When will we take our medicine in this market, Has CSCO finally turned the corner? Is it time to buy? Can the FLIP save CSCO? * ODD BLOCK: INSIDERS AND ANGRY BEARS Tear Into TSLA, BULLS ARE FINALLY BACK IN VISA, DESPITE NOREASTER, BULLS MOVE INTO MACY'S CALLS. * INTERVIEW BLOCK: PHIL GUZIG FROM MORNINGSTAR DISCUSSES HIS TWO OPTIONS PORTFOLIOS – PAY ME NOW AND PAY ME LATER. * AROUND THE BLOCK -VIX – up or down in 2011, tech traders pay attention to CES.

Option Block 24: FX Options, Tech Bust and Commodity Backspreads

Option Block Episode 22: CSCO Bulls, TSLA Bears, VIX in 2011

* TRADING BLOCK: China stalls market by hiking interests rates, When will we take our medicine in this market, Has CSCO finally turned the corner? Is it time to buy? Can the FLIP save CSCO? * ODD BLOCK: INSIDERS AND ANGRY BEARS Tear Into TSLA, BULLS ARE FINALLY BACK IN VISA, DESPITE NOREASTER, BULLS MOVE INTO MACY'S CALLS. * INTERVIEW BLOCK: PHIL GUZIG FROM MORNINGSTAR DISCUSSES HIS TWO OPTIONS PORTFOLIOS – PAY ME NOW AND PAY ME LATER. * AROUND THE BLOCK -VIX – up or down in 2011, tech traders pay attention to CES.