Opening View

SPX Stages a Rebound, as Futures Head Higher

KORS, FNSR, and COOL take their late-season turns at the earnings plate

by 6/12/2012 8:35:49 AM
Stocks quoted in this article:
Page 1Page 2

Overseas Trading

Stocks in Asia ended lower today, giving back Monday's Spain-inspired gains. Traders took their cues from a nasty session on Wall Street, with energy stocks among the top laggards as oil futures continued their swoon. By the close, Japan's Nikkei slipped 1%, China's Shanghai Composite and South Korea's Kospi shed 0.7% apiece, and Hong Kong's Hang Seng declined 0.4%.

European equities are mixed at midday, though rising bond yields for Italy and Spain are keeping the bulls in check. Defensive names are pacing the regional advance, with food and drug companies leading the way into the black. At last check, the French CAC 40 is up 0.3%, London's FTSE 100 has tacked on 0.1%, and the German DAX is down 0.1%.

Overseas markets

Unusual Put and Call Activity:

For an explanation of how to use this information, check out our Education Center topics on Option Volume and Open Interest Configurations.

Unusual options activity - puts

Unusual options activity - calls

Every morning, our research staff analyzes the prior day and the overnight markets, and monitors the morning wires to give you an accurate preview of the day to come. If you enjoyed today's edition of Opening View, sign up here for free daily delivery, straight to your inbox, before the opening bell.

Page 1Page 2

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Partner Center

© 2014 Schaeffer's Investment Research, Inc. 5151 Pfeiffer Road, Suite 250, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242 Phone: (800) 448-2080 FAX: (513) 589-3810 Int'l Callers: (513) 589-3800 Email: service@sir-inc.com

All Rights Reserved. Unauthorized reproduction of any SIR publication is strictly prohibited.

Market Data provided by QuoteMedia.com | Data delayed 15-20 minutes unless otherwise indicated.