May 26, 2017 by Dan • Chart of the Day

I don’t have much of anything intelligent to add to the Amazon (AMZN) story. The stock’s 32% year to date gains ($150 billion in market cap terms) and 45% gains from its post-Brexit 52-week lows are …

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May 18, 2017 by CC • Chart of the Day

What a difference a day makes. As we discussed in the last Volatile Compounds (May 8th), we’d recently been seeing levels of volatility that we haven’t seen in decades. In early May the VIX danced …

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May 9, 2017 by Dan • Chart of the Day

There is not too much that can be learned charting a stock that has only been trading in the public markets for a little more than two months. That is the case with SNAP. The …

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May 8, 2017 by CC • Chart of the Day

The big news in today’s options trading world is that the VIX has fallen below 10. That’s just the 20th time that’s happened since 1990 and it’s the lowest the index has been since February …

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April 25, 2017 by Dan • Chart of the Day

AT&T (T) reports their Q1 results tonight after the close. The options market is implying am 88 cent move between now and this Friday’s close or about 2.2% in either direction (most of that implied movement …

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April 21, 2017 by Dan • Chart of the Day

Whirlpool (WHR) has been a gappy stock over the past year, with the stock dropping 8.5% and 10.8% following its last two earnings reports in (Jan and Oct respectively) with an early September gap on …

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