Posts Tagged ‘Lennar’

Cree Takes a Hit, Financial Stocks Up

1:35pm (EST)  The market continues to trade in narrow range as it did all day yesterday.  The bears pushed the indexes lower at the start but the bulls have turned the tables and have the lead as we head towards the second half of trading.   The bears failed to takeRead more

More

New U.S. Home Sales Rise

11:10am (EST) We were betting on a good housing number this morning and we got it. The Commerce Department reported sales rose 6.2% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 430,000 from an upwardly revised 405,000 in September.  Wall Street had expected a number of 410,000.  The surge in sales was driven mostly by aRead more

More

Homebuilding Stocks Get A Pop

1:00pm (EST) Toll Brothers (TOL, 21.13, up $2.74) is up 15% today after surprising Wall Street with some rather upbeat comments ahead of its earnings.  The company said its new contracts are up over 40%, and that it expects 4Q revenue will top the Street’s expectations. Revenue for the company is expected to comeRead more

More

Tuesday's Tidbits

1:00pm (EST) The market has hit 10-month highs as the Dow is currently up 80 points to 9,589.  The Nasdaq is showing a gain of 15 points and stands at 2,033 while the S&P 500 has jumped 8 and is 1,034. I mentioned in the Weekly Wrap that economic news would take onRead more

More

Weekly Wrap for 5/25/09

1. Commentary 2. What the VIX is Telling Us 3. IPO’s Showing Signs of Life 4. Earnings 5. Current Trades 6. Monday Morning Playbook 7. Closing Thoughts ************************************************** 1. Commentary The market started off strong last week as the Dow hit a high of 8,645 by Wednesday while the NasdaqRead more

More

Lennar Gets An Upgrade

8:25am (EST) Before we started the blog, I was doing articles for OptionsMentoring.com and was fortunate enough to write about the collapse of AIG, Bear Stearns, Merrill Lynch, the housing sector and other high-flying names that came crashing to the ground. I say “fortunate” because it was amazing to watchRead more

More

2008 – A Year Hit By A Truck

Index 1. Commentary 2. Financial Sector Takes a Beating 3. Options Versus Stocks 4. Current Trade Updates 5. Alcoa and Caterpillar 6. Schlumberger 7. Volatility Index 8. Mortgage Rates Drop Like A Rock 9. Closing Thoughts ************************************************** 1. Commentary Out with the old, in with the New Year. Wall StreetRead more

More

CFTC Disclosure:

GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS REQUIRE DISCLOSURE OF THE FACT THAT WHILE THESE METHODS MAY HAVE WORKED IN THE PAST, PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF FUTURE PERFORMANCE. WHILE THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR PROFITS THERE IS ALSO A RISK OF LOSS. A LOSS INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH Momentum Options Trading, LLC CAN BE SIGNIFICANT. YOU SHOULD THEREFORE CAREFULLY CONSIDER WHETHER TRADING IS SUITABLE FOR YOU IN LIGHT OF YOUR FINANCIAL CIRCUMSTANCE. THERE IS SUBSTANTIAL RISK IN TRADING. A LOSS INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH FUTURES TRADING CAN BE SIGNIFICANT. WE MAKE NO CLAIM REGARDING PAST OR FUTURE PERFORMANCE. WE MERELY TRACK EVERY TRADE AND SHOW THE PERFORMANCE OF ALL TRADES THE SYSTEM OR NEWSLETTER PRODUCES. SIMULATED TRADING IS DIFFERENT THAN TRADING REAL MONEY. HYPOTHETICAL RESULTS ARE NOT REAL RESULTS. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR BROKER ABOUT THE RISK OR TRADING STOCKS, OPTIONS OR FUTURES. ALL COMMUNICATIONS ARE OPINIONS NOT ADVICE.

CFTC RULE 4.41 – HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN LIMITATIONS. UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING. ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFIT OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.