As the sector index turns south with other laggards, including the banks, the odds for an intermediate top are rising rapidly.
We want to spread our puts in order to lower the break-even on the trade.
We're bulking up on National Oilwell Varco, Express Scripts and Celgene on this pullback -- and taking profits in Nike and Macy's.
Here are the fundamentals to get you on your way.
The stock is approaching resistance, and April options are reasonably priced.
It prepares an IPO of a noncore division so it can focus on its industrial businesses.
For all the negative talk, many stocks in the China region look healthy and buyable, raising questions about the legitimacy of this downswing.
We would be inclined buy premium to protect a long stock position.
Here's a quick technical profile of AAP's new biotech holding.
Ciena has settled enough for us to start buying again, and Goldman is down today.