Posts Tagged ‘POT’

Facebook (FB) Options List on Tuesday

12:20pm (EST) The market has traded in a tight range today as Wall Street winds down the books and looks ahead to a long 3-day weekend.  The bulls are still holding on to Monday’s huge pop but the action has been choppy since as it seems traders are unwilling toRead more

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MomentumOptionsTrading.com 4 Profit Alerts for 5/8/2012

11:25am (EST) Now we know how Ben Bernanke feels as we are literally printing money for our subscribers.  With the market folding like a cheap lawn chair, our May puts are surging today and we have profits to take on 4 more trades!  One trade is up 126%, 2 areRead more

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Bulls Having A Banner Week

12:35pm (EST) The market is pushing higher as the bulls try to make it 4-in-a-row and a clean sweep for the week.  The major indexes are up 4%, on average, as we wind down June and look ahead to what should be an exciting July.  Economic news has been mixedRead more

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Dow Nears 52-Week Highs

1:35pm (EST)  Lots of good happenings today, folks. We had a little trouble sleeping last night in anticipation of this morning’s nonfarm payrolls numbers.  Futures were up overnight by about 0.2% and we had a pretty good feeling this morning that the bulls would push the tippy-top of resistance.  The headlines forRead more

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Research In Motion (RIMM) Continues Downward Trend

12:45pm (EST) The bulls took the major indexes higher at the open but thing started to change after an hour of trading.  The Dow was showing an 80 point pop but slipped into negative territory after drifting lower as we head towards the second half of trading. The bears wereRead more

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Futures Up on More M&A Talk

9:00am (EST) Futures are pointing towards a slightly higher open this morning as mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have once again taken center stage. Hewlett-Packard (HPQ, $39.85, down $0.91) has made a $1.5 billion bid for data storage provider 3Par (PAR, $18.04, up $0.01) this morning, just a week after rival DellRead more

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MomentumOptionsTrading.com Weekly Wrap for 8/22/10

10:30pm (EST) 1. Market Summary 2. Potash Gets Takeover Offer   3. Figuring Out FedEx      4. Earnings    5. Week Ahead & Other Tidbits    = = = = = = = = = = = = = = =     1. Market Summary The bears were looking to take the overall weekRead more

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Jobless Claims Disappoint, BHP Billiton (BHP) Goes Hostile

9:00am (EST) The bears were looking to turn the tables following Tuesday’s rally and started off strong on Wednesday before giving up slight gains to the bulls.  Things stayed in a tight range as neither side wanted to bet the house ahead of this morning’s unemployment numbers. The Dow wasRead more

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Potash (POT) Pops on Takeover Bid, August Call Options Up 7,650%

1:20pm (EST) The bulls are trying to run today and have taken the market higher despite a downbeat report on housing.  Other economic news has helped take the spotlight off the sector and merger and acquisition (M&A) news is also keeping the bears at arm’s length.  The market also gotRead more

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Wednesday’ Wake Up Call

9:25am (EST)   Bank of America (BAC, $17.75, up $0.40)   January 20 calls (BYOAT, $1.45, up $0.10)    Entry Price: $1.18 (8/12/09) Exit Target: $2.20, lower to $1.80 Return:  23% Stop: $1.20, raise to $1.25   Action:  BofA made another run to $18 and the call options traded as high as $1.58. Read more

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