Posts Tagged ‘Teaser’

Sonic (SONC) Soars 11%, Options Zoom 200%/ VIX Below 15

2:05pm (EST) Shares of Sonic (SONC, $23.21, up $2.29) are surging to fresh 52-week peaks following another decent earnings report.  The company reported their numbers after Monday’s close and beat estimates by a penny, or, the 6 cents analysts had expected.  However, Q2 revenues came in over $1 million lightRead more

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Bulls Looking for Third Time to be a Charm

1:20pm (EST) It remains to be seen if today’s slight push past resistance holds as the bulls try for the third-straight session to clear AND hold resistance.  All signs continue to point towards a breakout and new highs into March but we mentioned the Fed Head’s testimony tomorrow could playRead more

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Another Failed Test at Resistance

9:00am (EST) The bulls teased Wall Street again after getting the indexes above key resistance levels but the rally faded in another choppy session.  The bears didn’t do much damage as prior support levels are holding but the market feels like it is walking on eggshells. (continued…)

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Momentum Options Midday Update for 2/25/2014

Bears See Green/ Profit Alert (IR)!!! 1:15pm (EST) Futures were showing a flat open throughout the night and into this morning’s open and it remains to be seen if yesterday’s surge past resistance was a false breakout or the real deal.  The bears gave it the old college try asRead more

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Bulls Just Miss Clearing Major Resistance

9:00am (EST)  Monday’s gains were good to see as the bulls finally cleared resistance for the most part but we mentioned there could be a pullback off the highs to prior resistance levels.  Sure enough, the bears showed up in the second half of trading and battled the bulls intoRead more

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Trading Range Developing but for How Long?

9:00 a.m. (EST) The bulls put together another solid week despite a spooky Fed report and shaky earnings and economic news as the market pushed resistance and was able to clear resistance.  The bears made a growl at support midweek after the meeting minutes revealed some of the Fed zombiesRead more

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VIX Back Below 15

9:00am (EST) Thursday was a semi-crucial day for the bulls as futures were weak throughout the night and another test to support looked imminent.  However, we mentioned the turnaround in futures in our morning commentary despite Wal-Mart Stores’ (WMT, $73.52, down $1.33) earnings miss and weaker economic data from aroundRead more

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Momentum Options Midday Update for 2/20/2014

Momentum Options Midday Update for 2/20/2014 M&A Action Heating Up 1:10pm (EST)   Futures were showing a sloppy open for much of last night following weaker PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) numbers out of China and Europe but turned green ahead of the open following in-line economic numbers from here atRead more

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Market Falls on Fed Speak

9:00am (EST) The market was choppy on Wednesday following an opening pop and drop that ended with a lower close following the release of the Fed minutes.  Besides the usual rhetoric, the one problem that spooked the bulls was the hint at possible rising interest rates the middle of nextRead more

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Garmin (GRMN) Surges to New Highs

1:25pm (EST)  We mentioned there were nearly 50 charts we looked at and dissected for possible earnings trades this week and we were able to navigate the list down to 25 by Monday’s open.  We did extended chart work on nearly a dozen stocks and one of the ones weRead more

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