Options Updates, Fresh Plays

Options Updates:

We’re going to circle back today to highlight the performances of the options ideas we alerted on Friday morning. We selected the PRGS 07/17 $40 Calls as well as the SNX 07/17 $115-120 Calls.

In both cases, we have seen some solid moves, and with more than two weeks remaining until expiration, we’ll certainly continue to monitor their progress. Here were the figures they posted yesterday: 

PRGS 07/17 $40 Calls
 .20-.80 (+400%)

SNX 07/17 $115-120 Calls
 4.64-9.50 (+180%)
$120: 2.74-7.50 (+214%)


Fresh Ideas:
MU 07/02 $50-51.50 Calls
CAG 07/02 $33.50-34.50 Calls

Ideanomics, Inc. IDEX

Yesterday morning we suggested that our readers give their attention to IDEX in sessions to come, and we got some modest yet notable first day results.

The stock traded up from a low of 1.65 and hit 2.30 on the day, marking an intraday swing of 39%  It managed to maintain well over half of its advances, closing with strength at 2.09. This interests us more than enough to continue tracking its progress.

The company provided an update on its large electric vehicle order in a fresh PR this morning (>> Read PR)

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Biotech Reviews & More

BioSig Technologies, Inc. BSGM

We began tracking many stocks with coronavirus synergies back in the late winter and early spring this year, as the global threat was still in the earlier stages of emergence. Our first alert on BSGM was on April 7th, and the stock would go on to run from under $4 to more than $12,

In the last few weeks, BSGM has finally begun to come down off of those highs, and we are now interesting in tracking it more closely for a potential bottom bounce. We’ll be looking out for the stock to establish support, and possibly make another significant run in coming weeks.

iBio, Inc. IBIO

Speaking of coronavirus related stocks that have done well, IBIO was among those that we have been tracking since word of the pandemic began to spread widely, and we have seen a very nice move from it as well.

Following our most recent mention on March 17th, the stock saw  a low of .76, and to finish off last week it hit a new high of 2.69. That’s a 254% increase, and a perfect example of the kind of impetus that the virus has provided to a lot of these mid-sized biotechs.

Ideanomics, Inc. IDEX

We took notice of an interesting situation with IDEX currently transpiring. Last week, the stock tumbled on word of a possible class action suit currently being investigated. Today, it’s bouncing back in the premarket after the company announced the delivery of more than $3M in Chinese EV orders.

We’ll be interested to track its progress out of the gate as we kick off a fresh trading week today, without any notable earnings reporters on the calendar.

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Happy New Year, Traders!

Happy New Year 2020!

Yet another great year of quick-strike stock and options trading ideas is on the books! We thank you for being with us, and hope you’ll stick around for what we expect to be more of the same winning tradition in the New Year! All our best to you and yours, have a fun and safe holiday, and we’ll see you bright and early Thursday morning!

Winning Stock Picks 

Before we close up shop for New Year’s Day, we wanted to go over some really solid stock ideas we’ve recently mentioned, including two picks from yesterday morning’s premarket report, as well as one we brought up last week.

Sevara Inc. SVRA – This stock, which we had in yesterday’s extended watchlist, ended up as the NASDAQ’s number one gainer of the day on the basis of where it had gapped up from the previous session. It traded from a low of 3.21 up to 5.20, an intraday push of 62%

NIO Ltd. NIO – Also tagged in yesterday’s watchlist, we got a nice move out of NIO that registered as the #3 big board performance of the day. This one ran from a low of 2.88 and hit 4.87, marking a respectable gain of 69%

OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. OWCP – We slated this OTC stock for observation when we returned from the Christmas break on Thursday, and in the few sessions since, we’ve seen an incredible performance. From its low of .028 on Thursday, it has reached a new high of .0699, which represents a three day swing of 150%

Fresh Options Idea:
Plantronics, Inc. PLT 02/01 $25-30 Calls 

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