The Option Block
Trading Block: Jobs report and the Fed set the holiday table this week. Opinion: How the "Trump bump" to the U.S. economy could fall flat?
Odd Block: Calls trade in VALE SA (VALE), calls and puts trade in SPDR S&P Oil and Gas Exp (XOP) and calls trade in ArcelorMittal SA (MT)
Commodities are capturing a lot of attention and generating a lot of #Volatility. What is your option of choice?
- $GLD / Comex Gold
- $USO / $WTI
- $TLT / ED / 10YR
- EUR/USD, GPB/USD
Listener questions: Listeners have their say
- Question from Marco - Trading on election night was horses**t! What can an options trader do when the futures are plummeting but the options are not open? So frustrating.
- Question from Chris Brecher - Is legal pot driving squeeze in $DRYS? Debating now on. Maybe if I was high, I would have believed all the bull flags on the way up:)
Around the Block/Earnings Highlights:
- Tuesday - Tiffany & Co.
- Thursday - TD Ameritrade, Krogers, Lands End, Dollar General