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Saturday, January 31, 2015


Investors giving Lear room to run

Fri 12:13 PM CT
The auto-parts maker is back near its previous all-time high from September after profit and revenue beat estimates this morning amid strong sales of car seats.
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Videocast: Selling high VIX strikes

Fri 11:12 AM CT

Group One's Jamie Tyrrell says today's big volatility trades are selling this pop in the VIX, unloading the February 29 and 30 calls.


Garmin gets bullish earnings play

Fri 11:02 AM CT

The navigation-device manufacturer will announce fourth-quarter results on Feb. 18, two days before today's long calls expire, so buyers are looking for positive numbers.


Midday index, ETF option volumes

Fri 10:36 AM CT

Total option volume is well above average at 6.7 million, with relatively bullish sentiment in the primary indexes and ETFs despite today's market action.


Notable option trades in equities

Fri 10:33 AM CT

Nearing the halfway mark in today's session, here are the individual equity names with unusual option activity on optionMONSTER's ActionTracker data system.


CVS receives vote of confidence

Fri 9:17 AM CT

The pharmacy operator's stock performance over the last year has been incredible, reaching all-time highs on Wednesday.


Cramer: Just too much craziness

Fri 8:01 AM CT

The bad worries are obscuring the good facts. It's like a Gresham's law for stocks, and it's causing us to lose faith in the asset class.


Stocks keep falling after GDP miss

Fri 7:43 AM CT

S&P 500 futures are down 0.7 percent, while European indexes are fractionally lower. Asia closed mostly lower, led by drops of 1.5 percent to 2 percent in Mumbai and Shanghai.


Discover Financial attracting bulls

Fri 6:14 AM CT

The financial company has been hammered since reporting earnings last week, but traders are looking for a rebound by the second half of the year.


Bulls bet Corning will dash higher

Fri 5:47 AM CT

The glass manufacturer shot to a six-year high after beating earnings expectations on Tuesday and has appreciated 35 percent since mid-October.

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