The Big Idea
My love affair with shorting stock is now over 30 years old.
March 7, 2014 11:29 AM ET
At some point, I think traders will get tired of paying such a high price for protection, especially if we get a calm weekend.
March 7, 2014 8:59 AM ET
Thursday's action triggered some key reversals in currencies and other major assest classes. Here's the impact they had on our positions and how we're rounding out the week.
March 6, 2014 10:11 AM ET
We are done fighting the trend for now given ECB resolve and what looks like a closing window for easing/intervention.
March 6, 2014 9:49 AM ET
After a brief (one day!) dip on concerns about events in the Ukraine, US markets quickly resumed their bull run, with just a few names setting new 52-week highs during yesterday's trading.
March 6, 2014 9:01 AM ET
This trade is purely based on my interpretation of the technicals for GE.
March 6, 2014 8:51 AM ET
Two plays I want to look at today are almost mirrors of each other.
March 6, 2014 8:40 AM ET
This healthy combination of momentum and solid fundamentals suggest a put sale on this name.
March 5, 2014 3:04 PM ET
An institutional trader has a position in LAMR but doesn't really trust the stock and that has thrown implied volatility off. This is how I am going to trade around that.
March 5, 2014 2:17 PM ET
Despite the big return, one player in the options market appears to be anticipating additional gains in shares and adjusted a massive block of calls on Sun Edison Tuesday.
March 5, 2014 9:20 AM ET
We'll close out the QIHU calls, try to sell our BIDU spreads and see where we stand on Thursday.
March 5, 2014 9:10 AM ET
The trade tactic I prefer for CSCO is the crisscross strangle expiring in May.
March 5, 2014 8:55 AM ET
To play this I would go with an out-of-the-money put sale or a credit spread.
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