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Goldman Sachs (GS) – Wall Street Weak?

May 26, 2017 1:30 pm by Dan • Trade Ideas

One by one the early Trump Trades are coming undone. The U.S. dollar has round-tripped its entire move since the election, with the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) down about 6% from its near 15-year highs made …

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May 19, 2017 by Dan • Trade Ideas

On Wednesday Target (TGT) beat Q1 consensus eps estimates due in large part to better than expected same store sales comps (-1.3% vs estimates of -3.7%). In the earnings release, CEO Brian Cornell laid out the …

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May 19, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

Before Apple (AAPL) reported its FQ2 earnings, we previewed the event and offered some trade ideas. After the stock moved higher, I updated the bullish/stock alternative with trade management breakdowns and what to look for. …

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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 17, 2017 by CC • Trade Ideas

Earlier we previewed Cisco’s (CSCO) earnings, due after the bell. I wanted to go over a couple of option strategies dependent on intent or whether already long the stock. First, let’s check back in on …

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May 17, 2017 by Dan • Morning Word

Tonight after the close Cisco Systems (CSCO) will report their fiscal Q3 results. The options market is implying about a $1.25, or 3.7% move in either direction between now and Friday’s close. That can be …

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