Chart of the Day – Oh $Yoku

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Shares of Chinese online video platform Youku Todou (YOKU), think combo of YouTube and Hulu, who Alibaba (BABA) has a 25% stake in are surging 13% today on better than expected earnings and forward … [Read more...]

$HPQ Fiscal Q2 Earnings Preview

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Event: Hewlett Packard (HPQ) reports their fiscal Q2 results tonight after the close. The options market is implying about a 5% one day move which is shy of the 4 qtr average move of about 6.3%.  The … [Read more...]

MorningWord 5/21/15: Happy Meal? MCD

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Last night on CNBC's Fast Money my co-panelist Tim Seymour and I had a discussion on the merits of owning McDonald's (MCD) at these levels (which he does). Tim feels the stock is defensive, I suspect … [Read more...]

New Trade – CRM: Cloud Nothings

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Event: Salesforce.com (CRM) reports Q1 results tonight after the close. The options market is implying about a 6.2% or $4.30 one day move vs the 4 qtr avg of about 7%. Price Action  / Technicals: … [Read more...]

Name That Trade $KBH: Broken Home

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Homebuilders and related stocks are having a day today on the heels of the best monthly housing starts since November 2007.  I don't know about you, but when I hear the term November 2007, I think of … [Read more...]

Name That Trade: $TGT Practice

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Event: Target (TGT) reports Q1 results tomorrow before the opening, the options market is implying about a 3.5% one day move, which is well above the 4 qtr avg of about 2.5%, which includes a 7.4% … [Read more...]