3 Reasons to Go Contrarian on Targa Resources Corp Today

Yesterday’s post recommended a contrarian trade with puts on the options of a stock that reported a 6.92% gain during the day’s trading activity. Today’s piece is still in line with contrarian trades as we consider how to trade the…

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AstraZeneca plc. Be Fearful when others are Greedy

AstraZeneca plc. (ADR) (NYSE:AZN) is making waves today as it occupies the top gainer’s spot with a 9.06% gain in share price to $69.24. AstraZeneca is a global biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes prescription medicines for six areas of…

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General Electric Company: Strategic Positioning for Long-Term Growth

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) released Q1 2014 results today as industrials start showing us how they fared in the first quarter of the year. General Electric announced mixed first quarter results as the company fell on revenue while it beat…

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The Real Reason Yahoo! Surged and How to Catch the Next Wave

As of 3:50 PM EDT today, shares of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) have gained 6.58% to trade around $36.46 apiece. In the event that you have forgotten (which I doubt), Yahoo! is a $36.94 billion global technology company that delivers digital…

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Goodrich Petroleum Corporation: Even Zacks was Wrong on This

After yesterday’s doom and gloom outlook (albeit profitable with puts) on Prana, I consider it expedient to provide an alternative for bull options traders who might have been marginalized yesterday. Today, we consider the options of Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:GDP)…

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Prana Biotechnology Limited: A Gamble you Don’t Want to Take

Starting with a message of gloom and doom, a sense of uncertainty still pervades the market and thus, I am starting this week on a bearish note. Our bear hug today comes from the stables of Prana Biotechnology Limited (ADR)…

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Actavis Plc: Potential Winning Options Trade (Part 2)

Note: The first couple of paragraphs are a repeat what was said yesterday, if you read yesterday’s piece, kindly jump to the section with the heading “A Value Play in Option of Generic Drug Makers” below. The importance of this…

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Heavy call volume detected in Safeway

A big block of calls traded in Safeway, but it was done against shares.

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Bullish butterfly takes wing in Sprint

Someone thinks Sprint will fly back to its old highs.

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How the bulls are playing J.C. Penney

J.C. Penney has been rebounding, and one investor thinks it has a little more room to run.

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