October 24, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

There was a large roll in Exxon Mobil (XOM) calls yesterday that caught my eye. When the stock was trading $83.14 a trader paid $1.40 for 11,700 of the Jan 82.50 / March 87.50 call …

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October 17, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

After a fairly long period of under-performance to the broad market in 2017, bank stocks ,as measured by the S&P Financial Select XLF, made a new 52 week and multi-year high. This follows a 10% …

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September 22, 2017 by CC • Big Printin'

Both Sprint (S) and T-Mobile (TMUS) stocks are higher this week after word of a potential merger hit. Here’s CNBC’s David Faber on Tuesday reporting from “people close to the situation”: T-Mobile and Sprint are …

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September 18, 2017 by CC • Big Printin'

As we get closer to the approval of AT&T’s (T) $85.4 billion acquisition of media company Time Warner (TWX). If the deal is on track, it might make sense to keep one’s antennas up for …

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August 22, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

Apple (AAPL) is not the sort of stock that we frequently note unusual activity, despite the obviously tremendous notional value that trades on a daily basis. One reason is that a good bit of the …

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May 24, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

This morning Credit Suisse upgraded their view of the U.S Steel sector in a 70-page report. This comes 4 months after downgrading the sector. In case you missed it, U.S. Steel (X) in particular has …

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May 22, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

Shares of Blackberry (BBRY) are up 9.4% as I write, up a whopping 63% on the year. No they did not come up with an iPhone killer, they actually don’t make smartphone hardware anymore, for …

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April 24, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

Microsoft (MSFT) will report their fiscal Q3 results after the close Thursday, April 27th. The options market is currently implying about a 3.5% move in either direction, which is shy to the 4.7% average one-day post-earnings …

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April 20, 2017 by Dan • Big Printin'

This weekend French citizens will cast the first of two votes that could likely determine the fate of the European Union. You know the drill by now, the election of right-wing nationalist Marine Le Pen …

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