2014-01-14 Smart Money Report (BAC) (FAST)
Smart Money Report
- BAC- Bank of America will report Q4 earnings before the bell tomorrow morning. Analysts are looking for $0.26 in EPS and revenue of $21.2 billion. The options market is implying a $0.55 move, or 3.29%, in either direction through Friday’s close. Call to put ratio in (BAC) options is 3.52, led by large call and put selling.
- FAST- Fastenal will also be releasing Q4 earnings in the morning. Analysts are looking for $0.35 in EPS and revenue of $814 million. Options traders are pricing in a $2.10 move, or 4.36%, in either direction through Friday’s close. The call to put ratio in (FAST) options is 7.55, led by sizable January call selling and February call buying.
- EBAY- A rollout from 31,700 Jan. 24 weekly $52 calls (credit) into 31,700 Feb. $52.50 calls (debit). Volume was above the open interest Feb. $52.50 calls. Earnings are due out on 1/22.
- TMUS- The Feb. $35/$40 call spread was put on 5k times for a $0.60 debit. Volume was above the open interest in the Feb. $35 calls.
- AAPL- Apple shares found support yesterday on a test of the $530 level and have added to those gains today, rising 1.64%. The call to put ratio in (AAPL) options is 1.66, led by a buyer of 1,900 1×2 Jan. 31 weekly $550/$570 ratio call spreads for a $0.45 debit. Volume was above the open interest in both options.
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