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Thursday, January 29, 2015

KING

Bulls are playing King Digital again

Wed 12:20 PM CT
The video-game maker shot higher on a strong earnings report in November that followed a huge drop in August after revenue disappointed.
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KING
VIX

Videocast: April call spread in VIX

Wed 11:17 AM CT

Low volumes persist in volatility trading, but Group One's Jamie Tyrrell says one trader is buying a VIX April 18/25 call ratio spread.

EPI

Trader bets India will keep running

Wed 10:23 AM CT

The WisdomTree India Earnings Fund is up 50 percent in the last year as the country benefits from hopes of economic reforms and an influx of foreign capital.

EL

Bears targeting cosmetics names

Wed 10:02 AM CT

Traders are buying puts in makeup companies Estee Lauder and Elizabeth Arden ahead of their earnings reports next week.

EWZ

Brazil fund seen holding this week

Wed 9:05 AM CT

The iShares MSCI Brazil Fund is down sharply in recent months, but short-term traders are betting that it will hold current levels in the next few days.

UUP

Cramer: Not all stocks created equal

Wed 8:03 AM CT

The market is furiously trying to discount the strong dollar action and trying to get ahead of what any other company says about the greenback.

SPX

Stocks rally on earnings before Fed

Wed 7:13 AM CT

S&P 500 futures are up 0.4 percent, while strong earnings from Apple have lifted the Nasdaq 100 more than 1 percent. European indexes are modestly lower, and Asia was little-changed overnight.

ZIOP

Bulls rack up quick wins in Ziopharm

Wed 6:14 AM CT

The drug maker has been running hard since October, gapping higher on Jan. 14 after management announced a licensing agreement with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

YELP

Yelp attracting calls before earnings

Wed 5:47 AM CT

Short-term traders are looking for a pop in shares of the social-review service before it reports earnings next week.

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