Options Action


  • NYC Marathon Canceled     Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 5:16 PM ET

    WNBC in New York reports that the NY City Marathon has been canceled for this weekend. CNBC's Brian Shactman reports. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • DOE to Release Emergency Heating Oil     Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 5:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the energy department will release emergency diesel and heating oil from Connecticut this Saturday to aid first responders and residents dealing with the damage from Super Storm Sandy.

  • Disney inks a $4 billion deal to acquire Lucasfilm and reports earnings next week. Is now the time to buy Disney, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin, Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Web-only investment advice from Scott Nations of NationsShares.

  • Take a Bite on Apple?     Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    Apple nears bear market territory as shares tumble into the close. America's favorite stock takes it on the chin, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Is Amazon an Unshortable Stock?     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Revisiting Amazon's amazing run. Last week, Dan suggested a bearish trade on Amazon. Managing a wild Amazon trade, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Web-only investment advice from Scott Nations of NationsShares.

  • The Final Call     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 5:28 PM ET

    Radio City Music Hall's 2012 Radio City Christmas Spectacular show jump started Christmas festivities with the arrival of animals for its living nativity scene; and CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.

  • Is Ralph Lauren Too Pricey?     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 5:08 PM ET

    High-flyer Ralph Lauren reports earnings Wednesday. Using options to get a discount on the company's stock, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • How to Get Your Money Back in Apple     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 5:04 PM ET

    A trade that can recover your losses in Apple, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • I Want More Cash Disney     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 5:10 PM ET

    Disney shares hit an all-time high. On May 4th, CRT Capital's Mike Khouw and Oppenheimer's Carter Worth made a bullish bet on Disney. Is it too late to get in, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Whale of a JPMorgan Trade     Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 5:16 PM ET

    On May 11th, Dan made a bearish trade on JPMorgan. Trying to find the floor for financials, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Options Action: Gold Miners     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 5:07 PM ET

    An options strategy on gold miners, with Mike Khouw, CRT Capital, and the Fast Money traders.

  • Options Action     Monday, 29 Aug 2011 | 5:47 PM ET

    Worries about a double dip aren't stopping many consumers from spending, says Scott Nations, NationShares.

  • Options Action: TIF     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

    Mike Khouw, Options Action trader, explains why he is bullish on Tiffany stock.

  • Options Action     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 5:49 PM ET

    Traders are looking for possible signs of a QE3, says Scott Nations, NationShares.

  • Where Has All the Trading Gone? Volume Hits 4-Year Low Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:22 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    It’s one of the biggest mysteries on Wall Street. How can stocks be in their fourth year of a bull market and trading activity be so low?

  • TiK ToK Parody: An Ode to CNBC Friday, 17 Sep 2010 | 2:48 PM ET

    You think you watch a lot of CNBC? I dare you to match the wonderfully cult-like devotion of Brad Kelly and his friends at Magnum Opus Financial in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, a financial web site.

  • Options Action with Brian Stutland Tuesday, 18 Aug 2009 | 5:56 PM ET

    As public support for healthcare reform cools, healthcare stocks are heating up. But could gains be short lived?

  • Stop Trading!: Apple Is 'on Fire' Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 3:27 PM ET

    Plus, get Cramer's calls on Google, Yahoo!, Schlumberger, Citigroup and more.

About Options Action

  • "Options Action" features option traders from some of the top firms on Wall Street. Each week, they gather for a fast-paced, half-hour show that focuses on how to increase profits and limit losses using common option techniques. Fresh from the trading desk, the "Options Action" panel will demystify the daunting terminology often used when talking about options, and simplify this fast-growing and crucial corner of the market. CNBC’s Emmy-nominated Melissa Lee is the host.

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    Saturday, 6a ET
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  • Melissa Lee is the host of CNBC's “Fast Money” and “Options Action.”

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