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One options trader is betting on Microsoft, with Scott Nations of NationsShares.
On Friday, Facebook shares closed 2.5 percent higher to finish November 48 percent off the month's lows. However, one option trader took advantage of this strength by making a bearish bet.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders look at the past week's activity in the options markets, and discuss what they'll be watching next week.
Web-only investment advice from CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Buying calls on the stock is the best way to play this name, because of how volatile durable goods sales have been in the U.S. and abroad.
Gold dropped $20 in five minutes under this morning, and it made plenty of traders nervous. But where some saw a crisis, one big options trader saw an opportunity.
Yum tumbles on a poor outlook in China. And is it a sign of things to come for Nike? What Yum's stumble means to the market, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Does the options market sense more special dividends are on the way? Are special dividends actually good for the market, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Mike's genius Apple trade. Can the company's strength continue? Discussing whether it's time to bite into the Apple rally, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.
Has Visa run too far, too fast? Visa hit a new high today. So is it finally time to give the company "credit?"
One of the sectors hardest hit since President Obama’s reelection has been the utilities - but yesterday, one option trader made a bet that this sell-off was overdone.
How options traders are positioning themselves in Dollar General ahead of its earnings report, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities LLC.
Oracle is one company that could issue debt to pay a special dividend. Scott Nations of NationsShares says one options trader sees the stock at or above $27.51 by March's expiration.
Shares of DreamWorks took a beating today ahead of its new release, "Rise of the Guardians." CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of CRT Capital Group LLC, discusses how options traders are playing the stock.
One options trader is making a big bet on Amazon, with Scott Nations of NationsShares.
Apple shares enjoyed a terrific Monday, obliterating all of their losses from the prior week. And that probably is not taking famed investor Jeff Gundlach, of DoubleLine Capital, by surprise.
CNBC contributor Mike Khouw, CRT Capital Group LLC, discusses whether HCA Holdings could see a 40 percent jump ahead.
On Tuesday, I noticed some unusual options activity in Halliburton. One trader bought 3,827 December 30-strike puts for $0.54, while the stock was at $31.35.
Shares of AIG are in a bit of a slump recently, as the stock has fallen 6 percent over the past month. Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, offers a play for options traders.
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Mike Khouw, Options Action trader, shares his view on News Corp stock on the heels of testimony from Rupert Murdoch before British Parliament.
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