Buying Calls of Steel Stocks (Part 1): Steel Dynamics, Inc .

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Steel Dynamics Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) with its market capitalization of $4.82B is a steel producer and metals recycler in the United States. The Company operates in three segments: steel operations, metals recycling and ferrous resources operations, and steel fabrication operations. Steel Dynamics has had a decent bullish run so far this year (relative to peers) and the stock experienced a significant uptrend to obtain support at a new high last week as the chart below shows.

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Why Shares of Steel Dynamics Skyrocketed Last Week

Shares of Steel Dynamics skyrocketed last week after the company announced its acquisition of a U.S.-based steel plant from Russian steel manufacturer Severstal. The $1.625B acquisition of …

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29Jul

This Retailer’s Turnaround Is An Opportunity For Investors

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Range play in DaVita HealthCare

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One trader apparently believes that shares of DaVita HealthCare will remain range-bound.

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29Jul

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29Jul

Dollar Tree Set to Soar when the Market Goes South

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28Jul

Week Off to a Slow Start

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U.S. markets are in negative territory Monday morning after finishing last week on a down note. The S&P 500 and the Dow are each down 0.13%.

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28Jul

The Global Stock Market You Probably Missed

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28Jul

Microsoft Attracts Huge Call Buying

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Microsoft is trading at its best levels in 14 years, and options are looking for even more gains this summer.

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28Jul

Caterpillar: Bulldozing for Profits on Calls

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As the earnings season gets underway, we will explore the possibilities inherent in the options of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) today.

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25Jul

Thank a High-Frequency Trader for That Dip in Volatility

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25Jul

A Few Reasons Why Hewlett-Packard Looks Like A Weak Investment

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