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MomentumOptionsTrading.com Weekly Wrap for 2/7/10

2:45pm (EST) The market spent much of the day in negative territory on Friday, as economic troubles overseas and a “surprising” unemployment report kept the bulls on the sideline.  By 2pm, the market had reached its lowest point of the day as the Dow was down 167 points to 9,835.  However, things changed. InRead more

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Options Market Gets Facelift

11:00pm (EST) Special Update We have been talking about the new option symbol changes that will take place starting next Friday, February 12th, and we wanted to get everyone prepared for the transition.  As you know, current option symbols range from 3-to-5 characters but all options will become 8 to 21 symbols long once theRead more

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CFTC Disclosure:

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