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  • Equations

    Oil, Treasurys, currencies, stock indexes ... If you speculate on asset price movements with futures contracts, you can lose money quickly.

  • The Final Call

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.

  • BET ON A BOND BREAKOUT?

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders look back at some open trades, with the focus on the TLT following Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks at Jackson Hole.

  • THIS BEATEN SECTOR IS OVERSOLD: TRADER

    With the Mylan EpiPen pricing saga dominating the news, it's been a tough week for the health care sector. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Time to pile into the safety trade?

    As traditional safety trades aren't performing well, where can investors find safety? With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Traders in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange

    An option to sell specific stock and bond market segments can cover some or all of your investment portfolio risk.

  • Hedge funds and other money managers increased their net long position in the three main Brent and WTI futures and options contracts by 118 million barrels in the week to Aug. 16. Front-month Brent futures prices jumped from $41.50 a barrel on Aug. 2 to $49.23 on Aug. 16 and continued rising to reach $50.88 on Aug. 19 for an increase of more than 20 percent.

  • Hedge funds and other money managers increased their net long position in the three main Brent and WTI futures and options contracts by 118 million barrels in the week to Aug. 16. Front-month Brent futures prices jumped from $41.50 a barrel on Aug. 2 to $49.23 on Aug. 16 and continued rising to reach $50.88 on Aug. 19 for an increase of more than 20 percent.

  • The Final Call:

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.

  • Drug bust & curious debt moves

    A bad bet on Pfizer, and crude falls as high yield stays bid, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Disney: Breakout or breakdown?

    Big moves for Disney, or will Zika have an impact on the Magic Kingdom? With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • This Dow stock could surge

    Missed the rally? Here's a catch-up trade, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • LONDON, Aug 4- Millions of savers and mortgage borrowers were still waiting to see on Thursday what impact the Bank of England's move to cut its base rate to a record low of 0.25 percent would have on them after a number of big banks resisted calls to act immediately. Shares in HSBC, RBS and Barclays were trading up at 1529 GMT, as investors took a sanguine view of the cut...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Hedge funds have turned very bearish towards both crude and refined products over the last two months amid signs of an oversupply of gasoline. Hedge funds and other money managers added the equivalent of 56 million barrels of extra short positions in the three main Brent and WTI futures and options contracts in the week ending July 26.

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Hedge funds have turned very bearish towards both crude and refined products over the last two months amid signs of an oversupply of gasoline. Hedge funds and other money managers added the equivalent of 56 million barrels of extra short positions in the three main Brent and WTI futures and options contracts in the week ending July 26.

  • Aug 1- Tesla Motors Inc said it would buy solar panel installer SolarCity Corp for $2.6 billion in shares to form a one-stop clean energy shop. The deal is a major part of Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk's master plan "part deux" that calls for the company to offer consumers a single source of hardware to power a low-carbon lifestyle. SolarCity's shares, which had...

  • The Final Call:

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.

  • This biotech stock is breaking out

    A bionic biotech trade, as Amgen hits its 2016 high, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Options Action traders.

  • Big dividend cuts for big oil?

    Big oil's big misses. Are the bid dividends in jeopardy? With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Options Action traders.

  • Chart points to lower rates

    How low will rates go? Bond yields break down and global yields fall, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Options Action traders.