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Options Stew: Solazyme, UPS, and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan

A retrospective look at three equities heating up the options pits

by 11/11/2011 3:30:33 PM
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Welcome to Options Stew, where we take a look back at what's been cookin' in the option pits this week. Join us as we sample just a few of the unusual option plays from the past week, with our "recipe" broken down into three unique segments:

  • Spicy Calls: Analyzing a surge in back-month call writing on Solazyme Inc. (SZYM)
  • A Pinch of Puts: Breaking down a batch of very short-term bearish bets on Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (POT)
  • The Sweet Spot: Examining a relatively aggressive spread strategy on United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

So, whether you're a novice to the options arena or a seasoned option speculator, whet your palate with a helping of Options Stew by clicking the image below.


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