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Sunday, August 30, 2015


Bulls scrambling to play Activision

Fri 12:19 PM CT
The video-game developer is up 47 percent so far this year, propelled by consistently strong results thanks to titles such as "Call of Duty."
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Tracking Icahn's footsteps in FCX

Fri 11:48 AM CT

DRJ dissects option trading in the mining and energy company, which was off the charts before the billionaire activist announced his 8.6 percent stake last night.


Notable option activity in equities

Fri 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.


What's behind puts in Five Below

Fri 9:22 AM CT

The discount retailer is down about 8 percent on the year but has risen 13 percent in the last month, even with a sharp pullback with the broader market.


Stocks retreat following big surge

Fri 7:10 AM CT

S&P 500 futures are down 0.7 percent, matching the declines in Europe. Asian markets were positive overnight, with Shanghai rallying 5 percent and Tokyo up 3 percent.


Solid foundation seen in housing

Fri 6:14 AM CT

the iShares U.S. Home Construction Fund has outperformed the S&P 500 in recent months amid signs that business has finally recovered from the 2008 crash.


What's behind Rite Aid call sale

Fri 5:47 AM CT

The pharmacy chain rallied more than 800 percent between late 2012 and early this month, only to fall sharply along with the broader market in recent weeks.


Big investor banks on Comerica

Fri 5:16 AM CT

5he Dallas-based financial firm, which has particular exposure to the energy sector, had been trading in a tight range before falling with the broader market.


Vote of confidence for Oil States

Fri 4:45 AM CT

The oilfield-service provider had fallen steadily since early May, and the stock hit its lowest price since August 2010 on Monday.


Land grab for bulls in real estate

Fri 4:14 AM CT

The iShares U.S. Real Estate Fund got slammed lower along with everything else recently, but the bulls came back in force yesterday.

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