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Mike Khouw, CRT Capital Group LLC, explains why he is bullish on McDonald's.
Options traders are betting on Yahoo as the stock is touching its 52-week high, with Scott Nations of NationsShares.
On Monday we noticed some major bearish options activity on Groupon.
Whirlpool has shown relative strength in recent weeks. How should you play it?
Caterpillar is down roughly 6 percent this year, and Scott Nations of NationsShares, says options traders are selling calls on the stock.
On Friday, Chesapeake Energy shares fell 7.9% after the company admitted its debt reduction targets for 2012 may be pushed into 2013, along with some deal closings.
On Thursday, the S&P 500 sold off over 1 percent, and the CBOE Volatility Index also sold off over 4 percent. So what can we make of Thursday's action?
The markets took it on the chin on Wednesday, but one sector immune from the sell-off was the gold miners, who finished the day up 1.5 percent.
One options trader is jumping in — should you?
Ahead of today’s presidential election, we noticed heavy call buying in the oil services sector. Call options on Schlumberger were particularly active yesterday, with 4.4 calls being bought for every put.
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.
Making bank with JPMorgan. Is the worst over for financials? Profiting from a trade gone right, 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.
A battle of the big-box retailers. Both Wal-Mart and Home Depot report earnings next week. Checking the charts, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Stocks are hit by cliff concerns and earnings. A look at the stocks that could benefit and those that could get whacked by the fiscal cliff, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Tuesday's sell-off in equities sent many scrambling to buy downside portfolio protection. One big trader, however, did just the opposite.
Web-only investment advice from CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
The bullishness undoubtedly comes as a result of Ford’s robust domestic sales, which more than made up for weakness in Europe.
So why is Carl Icahn buying Netflix? Shares of the streaming giant soared 14% after the billionaire investor disclosed a 10% stake in the Los Gatos, California based company.
I don't expect Apple to get above $650 anytime soon, but maybe the stock has some small room to the upside after Turkey Day.
"Fast Money" trader Dan Nathan weighs in on the soda wars with insight to options action in Coca-Cola and PepsiCo's stocks.
Digging into heavy activity in McDonald's and Chipotle, with CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of Dash Financial Group.
Some options traders are betting on a big move in Herbalife, with CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of Dash Financial Group.
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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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