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Wednesday, July 23, 2014



Wed 2:55 PM CT

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Why bulls are piling into Encana

Wed 12:20 PM CT
The energy company has beaten earnings expectations for each of the last five quarters, and management has been working to improve its operations according to a plan unveiled in November.
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Heavy call selling hits Arch Coal

Wed 11:07 AM CT

A big call sale sees little upside in the coal miner, which has been trending lower since April and hit a new 52-week low today.


Videocast: Target 19 line in VIX

Wed 11:01 AM CT

Group One's Jamie Tyrrell says traders are targeting the VIX 19 line today, selling calls in August and buying them in October.


Largest option trades in equities

Wed 10:27 AM CT

Nearing the halfway mark in today's session, here are the individual equity names with the most call and put buying on optionMONSTER's ActionTracker data system.


Midday index, ETF option volumes

Wed 10:24 AM CT

Total option volume is a bit above average at 5.9 million so far today, with relatively light action in the primary indexes and ETFs, optionMONSTER data systems show.


Digital Realty draws volatility play

Wed 10:14 AM CT

A large trader is playing the volatility in Shares of the real-estate investment trust, which have been trending higher from support since late March.


Trader sees Medtronic holding firm

Wed 9:19 AM CT

A large trader apparently believes that shares of the medical-device manufacturer will hold firm through its next earnings report.


Puma Biotech on fire after calls hit

Wed 8:06 AM CT

A call spread is poised to inflate more than 400 percent after the company's breast-cancer drug showed strong top-line data.


Cramer: Surviving earnings chaos

Wed 8:03 AM CT

For 48 weeks a year, there's enough time to think before you make a judgment. But for four weeks a year, of which this is one, you are up against tremendous odds. So how do you make things better?


Bulls keep nibbling as earnings flow

Wed 7:12 AM CT

S&P 500 futurs are up about 0.1 percent this morning while most of Europe is gaining about half a percent. Most of Asia was little-changed overnight.

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