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Wednesday, April 1, 2015


Traders look for Emerson rebound

Wed 6:14 AM CT
The factory-equipment maker has been trying to rebound since falling to its lowest price since July 2013 in mid-March.
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Downside positions in Broadcom

Wed 5:47 AM CT

The semiconductor name dropped sharply a week ago along with the rest of the sector and the broader market and is now trying to get back above its 50-day moving average.


Medtronic gets vote of confidence

Wed 5:16 AM CT

The medical-device maker reported better-than-expected earnings and revenue last month, and it is integrating its purchase of Covidien while launching new products.


Consumer discretionaries hedged

Wed 4:45 AM CT

The SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector Fund pulled back after reaching an all-time high at the beginning of last week but then rebounded at a key level.


ADP, ISM data lead busy calendar

Wed 4:14 AM CT

Today's agenda brings several important data points, including ADP's private-sector payrolls, the Institute for Supply Management's manufacturing index report, and auto sales.


Bulls are thirsty for Molson Coors

Wed 3:47 AM CT

Shares of the beer company have been stuck in a range since June, but traders are extending bullish positions in looking for a breakout.


Breakout time for Express Scripts?

Tue 12:20 PM CT

The pharmacy-benefits company has ridden a long-term wave of cost-management in the health-care sector, and the stock has made higher lows along its 100-day moving average since breaking out in November.


Videocast: Selling VIX April calls

Tue 11:21 AM CT

With volatility down from last week's spike higher, Group One's Jamie Tyrrell says traders are selling April calls that had been purchased in large volume.


Bullish earnings play in Bed Bath

Tue 10:40 AM CT

The home-products retailer rose above its 50-day moving average yesterday and appears to be breaking out of a range that has been in place since mid-February.


Notable option activity in equities

Tue 10:21 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.

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