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The Volatility Index

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What is the VIX? The VIX stands for the Volatility Index, an index formed by CBOE, the Chicago Board Options Exchange. It was originally introduced in 1987 as the Sigma Index. The VIX is tracks the IV, implied volatility, of S&P 500 options and measures the market’s expected 30-day volatility levels. The implied volatility gives […]

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Baltic Dry Index

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The Baltic Dry Index is a dry bulk shipping index that tracks the cost of hauling different materials or commodities. It is issued by the Baltic Exchange in London which was founded in 1744.

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Consumer Confidence Index

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The Consumer Confidence Index, or CCI, Survey is an index by The Conference Board that measures how optimistic or pessimistic consumers are about the economy in the near future. The Consumer Confidence Index is based around the idea that if consumers are optimistic, they will purchase more goods and services than if they are pessimistic. This increase in spending stimulates the economy as a whole.

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Consumer Price Index

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The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure that looks at the weighted average of prices of a basket of consumer goods and services. It is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and averaging them.

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Shkreli tells Benzinga Mallinckrodt is a Terrible Short

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DATE: 3/22/2017 TIME: 1o:39:36 STOCK: MNK ORIGINAL ALERT:  3/22/2017 Martin Shkreli Tells Benzinga Mallinckrodt Is Terrible Short. He also tells Benzinga ‘Shorts Have Been Talking About Acthar Problems For 5 Years, Docs Swear it’s A Reasonable Last-Line Treatment And I’ve Heard Many Testimonials About it Rescuing Patients, Much Ado About Nothing Here.’ REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bullish Be […]

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KATE: Shares traded at $17.52 following DJ report that co could be for sale

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DATE: 12/28/2016 TIME: 12:22:36 pm STOCK: KATE ORIGINAL ALERT: Option Alert: Kate Spade Jan 17.0 Calls Sweep: 2000 @ ASK $0.20: 2016 traded vs 2555 OI: Earnings 3/1 Before Open (est) $14.51 Ref(edit) 12/28/16 UPDATE: Shares traded at $17.52 following DJ report that co could be for sale. REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bullish Be the first to receive […]

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CXW: Report on Subcommittee of Privatized Immigration Detention Facilities Shows ‘Fiscal Considerations Indicate Dept. of Homeland Security’s Use of Private For-Profit Detention Will Continue’

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DATE: 12/01/16 TIME: 10:42:19 am STOCK: CXW ORIGINAL ALERT:  Report on Subcommittee of Privatized Immigration Detention Facilities Shows ‘Fiscal Considerations Indicate Dept. of Homeland Security’s Use of Private For-Profit Detention Will Continue’ REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bullish Be the first to receive these alerts with Benzinga Professional. Sign up for free today!  

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PODD: Benzinga Obtains Copy of Negative Report from SkyTides

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DATE: 11/29/16 TIME: 10:14:32 am STOCK: PODD ORIGINAL ALERT:  Benzinga Obtains Copy of Negative Report from SkyTides: ‘Insulet Investors Being Led to the Slaughter by CEO Recently Accused of Misleading Investors, Illegal Acts, Bribes, Price Target $15’ REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bearish Be the first to receive these alerts with Benzinga Professional. Sign up for free today! […]

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CXRX: Counselers Of Concordia Int’l Noteholders Shows Call for Immediate Changes

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DATE: 11/25/16 TIME: 9:43:39 AM STOCK: CXRX ORIGINAL ALERT:  Letter Obtained By Benzina From Counselers Of Concordia Int’l Noteholders Shows Call for Immediate Changes to Pursue a Material Financial Restructuring, Deleveraging Transaction in the Near Term. REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bearish Be the first to receive these alerts with Benzinga Professional. Sign up for free today!  

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OPHT: Ophthotech shares up 6%

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DATE: 11/22/16 TIME: 12:42:55 PM STOCK: OPHT ORIGINAL ALERT: Ophthotech Shares Up 6% Amid Notable Buying in Dec. $40 Calls, Volume of 300 at $10.30; BZ NOTE: Traders Betting on ~30% Upside in Stock Over Next Three Weeks, Results from Phase 3 Trial of Fovista Expected Before Year End REPORTED BY: Benzinga SENTIMENT: Bullish Be the first to […]

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