By Kevin M. O'Brien:A little over a month ago, I wrote an article posted on Seeking Alpha about how I trade CF Industries (CF) on a daily basis using stock options. Please read that article as it will give you a nice head-start on what I will be going into for this articleComplete Story »
By Kevin M. O'Brien:As most readers who follow my articles on Seeking Alpha know, CF Industries (CF) has always been one of my favorite stocks to trade using options. I use this stock with my daily options trading strategy and absolutely love the volatility it brings to the table.
By Kevin M. O'Brien:CF Industries Holdings (CF) is one of my favorite stocks to trade with options. It is one of the better stocks to use in my daily options trading strategy, which I wrote an article about for Seeking Alpha last year.
By Kevin M. O'Brien:Facebook (FB) stock options are scheduled to open on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. In my opinion, this is going to represent a great opportunity to use stock options on a daily basis, where volatility should be robust. This is the type of stock that rolls around once every ten years, where price movement will fluctuate wildly on a daily basis, which is exactly what I look for with my daily options trading strategy.
NEW DELHI: The average daily turnover on BSE's derivatives segment has plunged nearly 80 per cent this financial year on a year-on-year.basis after four years of consistent spike. That has happened at a time when peer NSE has managed to clock a decent 13 per cent growth YoY in its F&O segment's average daily turnover during the same period. Data suggested that BSE's average daily turnover in 231 trading sessions this financial year stood at Rs 19,048 crore, registering a sharp fall of 77 per cent over FY15's average daily turnover of Rs 83,797 crore.
By Kevin M. O'Brien:In 2011, the stock markets had another wild ride. This seems to be the case every year since 2008. Between the eurozone crisis on a daily basis, politicians caring more about their own agendas than the public's, and also then Steve Jobs passing away; there were plenty of stories in 2011.For this article, I would like to get into how I think some stocks will perform and the markets as a whole will perform, both positive and negative.Here is what to look for in 2012:
NEW DELHI: Infosys Ltd is likely to report a 2.78 per cent QoQ fall in net profit to Rs 3,005 crore for the quarter ended June 30. The company had reported a net profit of Rs 3,091 crore in the previous quarter. The IT company has been reporting a weak set of numbers for the past two quarters to March. The country's second largest software exporter will declare the June quarter results on Tuesday. Infosys is expected to report a 30.1 per cent sequential growth in the dollar-denominated revenue for the June 2015 quarter, said an ET Now Poll.