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Posts in the Category: Equities

Dan: Vol-Cano?

By - - Equities on February 14, 2017 2:21 PM 0 Follow-Ups

Yesterday morning I highlighted the implied weekly movement in the etf that tracks the S&P 500 (SPY): Implied Movement in the SPY, as of a $231.50 close, the SPY Feb 17th weekly straddle (call premium + put premium) went out offered at $1.81, if you bought that and the implied movement for the week you […]

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Dan: $XOP til You Drop

By - - Equities on February 8, 2017 3:17 PM 0 Follow-Ups

Earlier today my pal BK argued If Oil Breaks $50 The Investing Game Could Change: The predominant theme in the markets is the “reflation” trade. For those who have been living in a Scientology compound since November 2016, the reflation narrative goes something like this -> the global economy was improving before the election; Trumponomics […]

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Dan: Snapchat, Amazon, Swamp Things

By - - Equities on February 3, 2017 4:23 PM 0 Follow-Ups

Snapchat’s public IPO filing last night has the financial world in a bit of a tizzy. There is the expected outrage at the extent of their losses relative to their sales, there has also been a sort of exuberance by some regarding their growth potential beyond what appears to be a niche demographic, while others […]

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