• HOST:  MARK LONGO, THE OPTIONS INSIDER
  • CO-HOST: ANDREW GIOVINAZZI/MARK SEBASTIAN, OPTION PIT
  • CO-HOST:  MIKE TOSAW, ST. CHARLES WEALTH MANAGEMENT
  • FIDELITY HOT SEAT: KONSTANTIN VRANDOPULO, TRADING STRATEGY DESK, FIDELITY BROKERAGE SERVICES LLC

TRADING BLOCK

  • Trade war premium was fleeting.
  • Most active indices – VIX: 187k, SPY: 1.23M, SPX: 515k
  • Most active equity options – AAPL, JCI, BAC, TSLA, AMD, NIO, X, SNAP, AMZN, BYND

Earnings:

  • Tuesday – Momo
  • Wednesday – Dick’s Sporting Goods, Abercrombie & Fitch
  • Thursday – Uber, Costco & Gap (after bell), Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Burlington, Express (before bell)
  • Friday – Big Lots

ODD BLOCK

  • Puts trade in (FOLD)
  • Hedging in (STLD)
  • Call love in (HON) – from 4/18

MAIL BLOCK

  • Question from Mark Brant – What is the Meatball trading right now?
  • Question from Khan 9 – Is there such a thing as a stock being too cheap to trade options on it?

AROUND THE BLOCK

This Week in the Market:

  • May 31 – Personal Income, Consumer Sentiment