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Tuesday, July 7, 2015


Bulls returning to Activision Blizzard

Tue 11:24 AM CT
The video-game maker has benefited from a transition to Internet-based sales and new consoles, and traders are buying calls for the second day in a row.
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Video: VIX call buying in August

Tue 11:02 AM CT

As the spot volatility index climbs above 18, Group One's Jamie Tyrrell says traders are buying August VIX calls above the 40 level.


Notable option activity in equities

Tue 10:34 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.


Marvell gets a vote of confidence

Tue 10:30 AM CT

The semiconductor company fell sharply after reporting weak revenues in late May and is now trying to hold support at a level where it rebounded later that month.


Bullish trade on Pepsico earnings

Tue 9:16 AM CT

The snack and beverage giant, which has been trading in an increasingly narrow range for several months, announces quarterly results Thursday morning.


Cramer: Are airlines a value play?

Tue 8:01 AM CT

If you really want value you have to consider the airlines. Why? Because oil's going down, earnings estimates have come down, and the dollar seems to be holding.


Stocks in range before Greek news

Tue 7:12 AM CT

S&P 500 futures are down less than 0.1 percent, while most of Europe has declined a full percentage point. Asia was mixed overnight, with Shanghai falling again.


Trader looking for rebound in Hertz

Tue 6:14 AM CT

The rental-car giant has lost 31 percent of its value since the start of January, struggling with weak pricing and competitive concerns over ride-sharing services such as Uber.


What's behind Colfax put buying

Tue 5:47 AM CT

The industrial manufacturer has seen its share price cut by nearly 40 percent in the last year, and traders are positioning for more potential losses.


Big trader stays in Office Depot

Tue 5:16 AM CT

The office-supply retailer gapped higher in early February with news of its proposed acquisition by Staples, but shares of both companies fell out of tight ranges recently.

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