NEW YORK, Jan 28- Bullish activity in Advent Software Inc's options surged weeks ahead of a report on Wednesday that U.S. financial software company SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc plans to buy Advent for about $2.3 billion. San Francisco- based Advent Software's shares jumped as much as 13 percent to an all-time high of $42.85 on Wednesday, after a Bloomberg...» Read More
The Fast Money traders weigh in on live "tweets" from viewers, and an options play on Lorillard, with Scott Nations, NationsShares.
An options play on the Australian & U.S. dollar, with Amelia Bourdeau, WestPac Institutional Bank.
Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald with the options play on Du Pont, making a bullish bet on the stock's bounce.
Jeremy Wien, Peak 6 Investments with a bearish and bullish bet on the market's volatility.
Here's how the "Fast Money" traders play to approach yet another day of trading.
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Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services with a contrarian call spread on the long end of the Treasury curve.
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A call spread options play on Intel, with Fast Money trader, Mike Khouw.