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Fun With Data

I’m a firm believer that an edge can be created through simple data analysis. I further believe that the rarer the data the better the edge. You can also take common data and create different or unique ways of looking at it.  As an example, here’s a different way to approach widely available put &

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Unusual Option Activity

With the recent price action in $AIG, the Property and Casualty Insurance Industry is in the process of being combed over for the next mover. I like to trade options so I decided to delve into the data to see what surfaced. One name that stood out was Everest Re Group Ltd. ($RE) based out

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Crawling Higher

We did see a bit more of a “climb” higher Friday as those who were in the market (not many) chose to be buyers for the most part. As an educated trader you should understand that without full market participation, any moves are seen as sketchy. Next week we have very little in the way

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Option Watch

Some selling pressure in the markets today after two days of gains. Keep in mind that we are in a bear market. Look at the option chains for the stocks listed below as their option activity has seen some tremendous increase today. Typically you can see what others are thinking by looking at the option

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Option Watch

A bit of a non-event day ahead of tomorrow’s unemployment data with the bears winning out in the end. Look at the option chains for the stocks listed below as their option activity has seen some tremendous increase today. Typically you can see what others are thinking by looking at the option volume and perhaps

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Option Watch

Some bullish movement again today as reports are out that “short sellers” are closing up shop. Doubt it, but we’ll see. Let’s take a look at the option activity in today’s market. Look at the option chains for the stocks listed below as their option activity has seen some tremendous increase today. Typically you can

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Option Watch

The bulls fight back with a minor retracement today. Let’s take a look at some of the options data for today. Look at the option chains for the stocks listed below as their option activity has seen some tremendous increase today. Typically you can see what others are thinking by looking at the option volume

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Option Watch

Pretty hard selling in the market today and here are some key items that should help you in forming an opinion about certain stocks in this market environment. Look at the option chains for the stocks listed below as their option activity has seen some tremendous increase today. Typically you can see what others are

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