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Friday, November 28, 2014


Stocks inch lower before shortened session

Fri 7:05 AM CT
S&P 500 futures fell 0.1 percent before a holiday-shortened session. Oil stocks are down and airlines are rallying.
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DRJ: How we're playing energy

Fri 6:15 AM CT

Jon says his energy-sector puts cleaned up in a hurry, and now he's using volatility to play for more downside as oil tumbles.


Call buyers charging up with Taser

Fri 5:45 AM CT

The company, best known for its namesake electrical weapon, is rallying as law-enforcement agencies purchase its wearable cameras and video-management service.


Bulls bet Oasis will live up to name

Fri 5:14 AM CT

The Houston-based driller has crumbled along with other energy names as oil prices have plunged, but one investor is looking for a rebound.


Traders go digging for gold again

Fri 4:45 AM CT

Bullish traders piled into the SPDR Gold Fund on Wednesday for the second time in three days. The trade also follows upside action in the iShares Silver Fund.


Downside play in General Growth

Fri 4:14 AM CT

The mall operator and real-estate investment trust is at its highest level since September 2008, but traders are positioning for a possible pullback.


Cooper gets a vote of confidence

Fri 3:47 AM CT

Traders apparently believe that any declines will be limited after the contact-lens and medical-device maker reports earnings next week.


Quiet calendar before busy week

Fri 3:16 AM CT

Today's economic calendar is very quiet, with an early end to trading, but next week has significant economic data. European inflation is the only item, due early in the morning.


VIX at 12 as SPX, NDX hit highs

Fri 2:45 AM CT

Major equity indexes finished Wednesday's session at new highs, driving the CBOE Volatility Index to the 12 level.


Facebook trade turns quick profits

Thu 7:51 AM CT

In our Advantage Point newsletter yesterday, we cited a trade idea in Facebook calls that doubled in value in just two hours. Here's how it worked.

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