Friday, July 18, 2014

7-18-14: End of Day Report - Largest Stock Moves, New 52 Wk. Highs/Lows, Unusual Option Volume

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The major indices were up today, with SPX up 1.03% after being down 1.18% yesterday.  The streak of 60+ days without a 1% move or larger has now been broken with back-to-back 1% + moves... a new streak begins.

Small cap biotech stocks have been whip-sawing, after being down more than 12% during a rather calm market, the group was up more than 2% today and all 20 of the largest absolute stock movers were up. 7-18-14: Daily Biotech Small & Micro Cap Update

Chart of the Day
TWX hits another high rolling along with a takeover bid and momentum in a bullish Friday trade.

Top Headlines
Top biotech analyst calls out Janet Yellen

Malaysia plane downed by a top Russian export

U.S. stocks rally, post weekly gains

Top option Story
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Open Interest
Daily Open Interest Report

Covered Call
Daily Covered Call Report

Biotech Index
Daily Biotech Small & Micro Cap Update

Market Overview

Largest Stock Gainers

Largest Stock Losers

New 52 Wk Highs in S&P 500

New 52 Wk Lows in S&P 500
No New Lows

Unusual Option Volume

Elevated Implied Volatility (IV) to Historical Volatility (HV)

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