Options Activity Update for Thursday, June 03, 2010
I hope that your trading session went well, as I know that members of S.O.M.E. have been more than satisfied with their returns.
CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX)
CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX) is up 1.02 to 31.19, session highs, at 12.30pm, as volatility in the euro is once again spilling over to the US equity market. The European currency posted modest gains against the dollar overnight, but has since come under pressure and was recently down .0083 to 1.2167. The S&P 500 reacted negatively to the most recent leg lower in the euro and recently fell to session lows of 1,091.81, now down 6.05 to 1092.33.
Avago Technologies Ltd. (AVGO)
The Company is a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on III-V based products.
As at close AVGO had 3,614 Puts with 64.54 time’s normal volume with a 43% on “ask.”
Exelixis Inc. (EXEL)
The Company is committed to developing innovative therapies for cancer and other serious diseases.
As at close, EXEL had 5849 Calls with 44.65 time’s normal volume with a 100% on “ask.”
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