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Nov 05, 2018 - Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) volatility just paid off in a big way on our pre-earnings back-test we sent out 2018-10-31: $ATVI Benefit from Volatility: The Secret to Option Trading Before Earnings.

Today we look at it from the other side of earnings, and a pattern that benefits from downward pressure off of an earnings miss.
Nov 02, 2018 - NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) is a leading internet technology company in China, and with that market in full blown panic, this time we will look at a bearish momentum pattern 1 trading day after earnings, if and only if the stock showed a large gap down after the actual earnings announcement.
Oct 31, 2018 - With the market's direction becoming tenuous, we can explore option trading opportunities in Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) that do not rely on stock direction.It turns out, over the long-run, for stocks with certain tendencies like Activision, there is a clever way to trade market anxiety before earnings announcements with options.
Oct 29, 2018 - Twilio (NYSE:TWLO) has been one of the best performing stocks since its IPO, and in its short history a pattern has emerged when the company does in fact report an earnings beat and the market reacts positively to the news. Twilio's next earnings report is due out 2018-11-06.
Oct 27, 2018 - A down market can still make room for a bullish momentum pattern. Today we look at one such pattern in a Nasdaq 100 component.
Oct 20, 2018 - Some may balk at the idea of a multi-legged option strategies -- too hard, too complex, too many trades, not my style. It isn't any of those things -- and in the S&P 500, there's only so long the results can be ignored when the market hits a volatility zone -- or when it doesn't.
Oct 18, 2018 - October is upon us and that means volatility, which has really become code for "down market." But it will turn around, the answer we seek today is, when will it happen for Alphabet.
Oct 16, 2018 - Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) reports earnings on 10-16-2018 after the bell. There are two patterns for this stock following earnings -- one that has worked well on an earnings miss, the other that has worked well on an earnings beat. Today we look at both, in anticipation of either.
Oct 13, 2018 - With the market's direction becoming tenuous, and the Chinese giants getting clobbered (BABA, BIDU, JD), we can explore option trading opportunities in one of them, the e-commerce giant JD.com Inc (NASDAQ:JD), that does not rely on stock direction.
Oct 11, 2018 - There is a bullish momentum pattern in Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) that has persisted for 3-straight years, but it requires a condition to be met first. That condition has been met -- and that means the trigger is set.
Oct 08, 2018 - As we looked at with Intel, volatility is tradable and in Nasdaq 100 component DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc (NASDAQ:XRAY), it has been tradable, and profitable during the bull market and during the Great Recession.
Oct 05, 2018 - October is historically the most volatile month of the year for stocks and 2018 is proving to be no different. But volatility has in fact created a pattern for Intel.
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