September 12, 2018

No! I Said Vega, Not Vegas!

It seems like earnings season is year-round now and that is great news for traders like us. This is when the opportunities arise. But, in order to take advantage of these opportunities, we must understand the risks involved. In this video, I explain the interplay between the critical measures that determine the price of options in the time running up to the earnings release for Micron Technology (Ticker: MU).

about the author:

Scott Bauer

A respected market commentator seen on Bloomberg, Fox Business, CNBC and other major financial networks, Scott Bauer has 25 plus years of professional equity and index options experience at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and as a Vice-President/trader for Goldman Sachs. Scott graduated with Honors from the University of Illinois Business School and has taught classes both at his alma mater and at the CBOE.

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November 16, 2018

Squeeze

In today’s end of the week video, I discuss the chart formation of the S&P 500 – the squeeze pattern.  The market is currently auctioning between these levels which will be very important support and resistance levels for next week. Which way will it break out?

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November 16, 2018

Have the Bulls Returned To Biotech?

Today’s market had a clear bullish inclination, particularly in the overall healthcare sector. The sector ETF XLV was up over +0.90%, but the biotech ETF IBB lagged behind at +0.61%. We saw very strong movement in MRK, which was up over +1.40% and reached a high of $76.10 as of the time this content was […]

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November 16, 2018

Mirror Maze Market

Yesterday a 5-day losing streak was broken. The question is can we have a two-day rally, especially in the face of a weekend? We haven’t seen a Friday rally hold in weeks. In the last few days, we had some major names come out and call for world woes to appear. Paul Tudor Jones is […]

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November 16, 2018

Squeeze

In today’s end of the week video, I discuss the chart formation of the S&P 500 – the squeeze pattern.  The market is currently auctioning between these levels which will be very important support and resistance levels for next week. Which way will it break out?

Read Article
November 16, 2018

Have the Bulls Returned To Biotech?

Today’s market had a clear bullish inclination, particularly in the overall healthcare sector. The sector ETF XLV was up over +0.90%, but the biotech ETF IBB lagged behind at +0.61%. We saw very strong movement in MRK, which was up over +1.40% and reached a high of $76.10 as of the time this content was […]

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November 16, 2018

Mirror Maze Market

Yesterday a 5-day losing streak was broken. The question is can we have a two-day rally, especially in the face of a weekend? We haven’t seen a Friday rally hold in weeks. In the last few days, we had some major names come out and call for world woes to appear. Paul Tudor Jones is […]

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