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First Week Of July 19th Options Trading For Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM)

First Week Of July 19th Options Trading For Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM)

Investors in Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the July 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the RYAM options chain for the new July 19th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Interesting REI Call Options For July 19th

Interesting REI Call Options For July 19th

Investors in Ring Energy Inc saw new options become available this week, for the July 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the REI options chain for the new July 19th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Interesting GASL Put And Call Options For July 19th

Interesting GASL Put And Call Options For July 19th

Investors in Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust - Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares saw new options become available this week, for the July 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the GASL options chain for the new July 19th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Interesting IVR Put Options For January 2020

Interesting IVR Put Options For January 2020

Investors in Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the January 2020 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

LOB Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/24/19

LOB Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/24/19

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/24/19, Live Oak Bancshares Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 6/11/19. As a percentage of LOB's recent stock price of $16.62, this dividend works out to approximately 0.18%.

Ex-Div Reminder For CRA International (CRAI)

Ex-Div Reminder For CRA International (CRAI)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/24/19, CRA International Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 6/14/19. As a percentage of CRAI's recent stock price of $40.65, this dividend works out to approximately 0.49%.

Nordic American Tankers About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (NAT)

Nordic American Tankers About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (NAT)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/24/19, Nordic American Tankers Ltd will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.03, payable on 6/12/19. As a percentage of NAT's recent stock price of $2.64, this dividend works out to approximately 1.14%, so look for shares of Nordic American Tankers Ltd to trade 1.14% lower — all else being equal — when NAT shares open for trading on 5/24/19.

NKSH Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/24/19

NKSH Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/24/19

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/24/19, National Bankshares Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its semi-annual dividend of $0.67, payable on 6/3/19.

Reminder - Dynex Capital (DX) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - Dynex Capital (DX) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/24/19, Dynex Capital, Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.06, payable on 6/7/19.

Notable Tuesday Option Activity: BCRX, AVYA, WSM

Notable Tuesday Option Activity: BCRX, AVYA, WSM

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc , where a total of 25,190 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.5 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 273.3% of BCRX's average daily trading volume over the past month of 921,645 shares.