This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

ASML Calls; GameStop Bulls

By David Russell, reporter at

CHICAGO ( TheStreet) - Below is a compilation of some important stories that ran Monday on optionMONSTER was co-founded by Deep in the Money Calls author Pete Najarian and uses advanced monitoring systems to detect trading patterns by large institutional traders and retail investors.

Strategy looks for Intuit (INTU - Get Report) to move: The tax software maker's implied volatility has been bottoming around 21 percent, and one trader is looking for a run-up into the company's earnings release.

Satyam (SAY) trade bets on low volatility: Shares of the IT services firm has moved in an increasingly tight range in the last six months, and a large option trade is looking for the stock to see more low volatility.

Call buyer looks for gains in ASML (ASML - Get Report): The Dutch maker of semiconductor equipment is pulling back after hitting a 9-year high, and at least one investor expects more gains.

Clues on IBM (IBM - Get Report)chart before earnings: The daily chart reveals little in the way of a technical pattern that can prove useful ahead of today's earnings report. The weekly chart, however, offers more clues.

Heavy call action in FelCor Lodging (FCH - Get Report): The real-estate investment trust is up 485 percent over the last year, and the calls are active even though the shares have fallen sharply over the last three days.

Put buyer sets sights on Jefferies (JEF): The financial firm reports earnings tomorrow morning, and at least one trader is positioning for a potential decline.

Weyerhaeuser (WY - Get Report)draws long-term bet: The lumber company has not felt the effects of the most recent issue on Wall Street as shares are at a new 52-week high and options look for even more upside.

Trade sees top in Columbia Sportswear (COLM - Get Report): Shares of the apparel company are up 49 percent this year, and one investor is positioning for a final push higher.

Monday Pre-Market:

S&P breaks below support levels: The SEC's bombshell fraud charges against Goldman Sachs push the index lower, though the Nasdaq 100 and Russell 2000 manage to cut losses.

FLIR Systems (FLIR - Get Report) draws upside calls: The maker of thermal-imaging systems has been fighting its way back since gapping lower in February, and the bulls see further gains by early summer.
1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
ALKS $58.66 -0.69%
ASML $87.43 -2.70%
COLM $57.24 -2.40%
FCH $8.10 -1.30%
FLIR $28.21 -1.20%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,103.26 -28.60 -0.17%
S&P 500 2,014.89 +15.91 0.80%
NASDAQ 4,820.9350 -17.7080 -0.37%

Free Reports