Simpler Options' John Carter looks at a few of the most recent earnings reports from the tech heavy Nasdaq including PCLN, NFLX, AAPL and LNKD along with strategies you can use in the coming expiration. HD saw a 1% decline after taking profits last week. LLTC continues to show promise and if we hold this week's low at $47.48 shares could really start to pick up steam. URI continues to grind higher and working well with our March spread. Currencies have been a key contribution to what some may consider inflated stock prices. If the yen continues on the path of least resistance that could help fuel equity rally. Crude oil is a wildcard here - have we entered a range bound market or should we be getting ready for the next leg lower? There's a few key factors before we start establishing positions in tickers like USO.