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Trading was focused yesterday on the November 60 calls, where more than 3,600 were bought for $0.55 to $0.65 at more than double the open interest.
Wall Street looked set to start the day lower Thursday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq futures particularly weak after disappointing results from Cisco Systems.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Thursday.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
With the explosive growth in China’s disposable income, Aadil Ebrahim, MD of Bowen Capital Management is betting on the mainland’s homegrown consumer stocks.
With the Australian economy steaming ahead and the Aussie dollar trekking higher, how should investors place their bets on equities down under? Gerard Minack, head of global developed market strategy at Morgan Stanley, believes the game plan is fairly straight forward.
Cisco's disappointing earnings news and the dollar could combine to be a drag on stocks Thursday.
Stocks finished in positive territory after wavering much of the afternoon and trading lower earlier, as the dollar rose for a third day ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders beginning Thursday. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
Stocks wavered in mid-afternoon trading Wednesday, as the Dow slipped back into negative territory, although off the lows of the session. The dollar rose for a third day. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
High-quality multinationals are the way to go for investors, said Weyman Gong, managing principal at Signature, and Joseph Keating, executive vice president and CIO at CenterState Bank. They shared their best plays.
ETFs are “very successful” and were in fact “victims” during the May 6 flash crash, said Ben Fulton, managing director at Invesco PowerShares. He shared his insights and responded to critics of exchange-traded funds.
If anyone needed reminding the last couple of weeks have made it clear once again how hard it can be to pull off a hostile deal.
Stocks fell as positive economic news on jobs and the trade deficit sent the dollar higher for a third day. Boeing and Pfizer fell, while Chevron and BofA rose.
Stocks slid Wednesday, despite news of an unexpected drop in US jobless claims and a narrowing of the trade deficit. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his outlook.
Getting in on a Federal Reserve-induced stock market rally that began in late August has been a pretty easy call. The hard part will come in deciding where to get out.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
U.S. stock index futures turned mixed ahead of the open Wednesday after news of an unexpected drop in jobless claims and a narrowing of the trade deficit.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Wednesday.