$SBUX Fiscal Q4 Earnings Cheat Sheet

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Event:  SBUX reports their fiscal Q4 earnings tomorrow after the close.  The options market is implying about a 3% one day move, which is above the 4 qtr avg of about 1.25%, but in line with the 8 qtr avg … [Read On]

Name That Trade – $BABA Buoyed

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Just a bit ago, the single largest trade in Alibaba options since their listing in late September printed. Somewhat suprisingly, the trade was a protective structure, not a speculative one, a collar … [Read On]

Name That Trade – $FB: Zucktoberfest

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We previewed the Facebook earnings earlier (copied below) and much like TWTR yesterday we want to follow up with some options structures we like depending on your current FB holding or directional … [Read On]

$FB Q3 Earnings Cheat Sheet

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EVENT: FB is scheduled to report their Q3 results after the close tonight.  The options market is implying a one day move in either direction for Wednesday of almost 8%, which is rich to its 4 quarter … [Read On]

$GILD Q3 Earnings Cheat Sheet

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Event:  GILD reports its Q3 results today after the market close.  The options market is implying a one day move of about 4.75%, which is above both the 4 quarter average of 2.75% and the 8 quarter average … [Read On]

Chart of the Day – $TWTR: Bird Dropping

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Regular readers of RiskReversal know that we are NOT the "I told you so" guys, but...  One of our trades earlier in the year was buying shares of Twitter (TWTR) prior to their Q2 results in late July when … [Read On]