Friday August 28th, 2015
The Big Idea
Skip Raschke Analysis: PGDN Art of the Trade, Part 5
Skip Raschke | August 27, 2015 6:55 AM ET
The call backspread is my choice of tactics when going the positive gamma delta neutral route.
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Jared Woodard Analysis: What an Amazing Week
August 28, 2015 4:52 PM ET
It's not just the moves in equities. Even more important, in my view, are the changes in the options market and the confirmation we got this week of the strength in the U.S. economy.
Mark Sebastian Novice Trade: VXX Buying Calls
August 28, 2015 3:51 PM ET
I think today's close and Monday's action could be ugly.
Henry Schwartz Analysis: VIX Whale Scores
August 28, 2015 8:40 AM ET
For one large-scale trader, this is likely to go down as the career-making week.
Jared Woodard Intermediate Trade: USO Oil Play
August 27, 2015 4:19 PM ET
Consider trading a put ratio to take advantage of rich option premiums in oil.
Mark Sebastian Intermediate Trade: VXX Volatility Play
August 27, 2015 1:11 PM ET
Despite the rally from yesterday, the overall volatility markets do not feel confident in the rally over the last two days.
Skip Raschke Advanced Trade: XLK Call Back Spread
August 27, 2015 10:37 AM ET
There could more to the upside to come over the next several quarters.
Skip Raschke Intermediate Trade: FSLR Power Up
August 26, 2015 10:36 AM ET
The trade tactic for FSLR that I prefer now is not for the risk averse as it is a bullish out-of-the-money vertical call spread.
Jared Woodard Analysis: JPM Sees Largest Options Flow
August 25, 2015 3:32 PM ET
An institutional investor is looking for a recovery of about half of the decline since mid-August.
Mark Sebastian Intermediate Trade: Market Volatility is a Bonus for CBOE
August 25, 2015 2:11 PM ET
The action over the past few sessions helps boost volume.
Henry Schwartz Advanced Trade: DIS the Dust Settles
August 25, 2015 11:38 AM ET
This is an interesting bullish trade for those who believe Disney and the broad market are not due for much more severe downside.
John Carter Analysis: My Trading Plan
August 25, 2015 8:56 AM ET
The focus is on intraday sentiment change.
Skip Raschke Intermediate Trade: T
August 25, 2015 8:38 AM ET
I think AT&T will lure future buyers of stock who want safety, high relative yield and a good chance for appreciation.
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