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Bull Put Spread LULU 03-26-2015

Bull Put Spread LULU Spread Trading Strategy Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) -Nasdaq Lululemon Athletica topped estimates but lowered guidance. The company announced earnings of $0.78 per share, outpacing the Wall Street estimate $0.73 per share. Revenues rose 15.6% to $602.5 million, topping the $599.8 million that was expected. However, the news wasn't all good as the company forecast earnings of $0.31 to $0.33 per share, well below the $0.39 per share that analysts were looking for. Revenues guidance of $413 million to $418 million also missed the mark. D.A.R.T. Outlook Direction: Weak Bullish Acceleration: Fast Range: Narrow Turbulence: High  
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DRI 03-19-2015

Call Calendar Spread DRI Spread Trading Strategy Darden Restaurants topped estimates. The restaurant giant announced earnings of $0.99 per share ex-items, far above the $0.84 that analysts were expecting. Revenues rose 6.9% year-over-year to $1.73 billion, outpacing the $1.72 billion estimate. The company guided fourth-quarter earnings per share between $0.91 and $0.94, topping the $0.89 the Street was looking for. D.A.R.T. Outlook Direction: Bullish Acceleration: Slow Range: Narrow Turbulence: Low
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AAPL 03-19-2015

by Dart-Throw Trader
Apple is in the Dow. The largest company in the world replaced AT&T after Wednesday's close. Apple will have the fifth-largest weighting because the Dow is a price-weighted index. This means many money managers and funds will have to shift their holdings to reflect APPL's position in the DOW. So we thought we would evaluate it D.A.R.T. Throw Trader style… Our analysis? Direction: Bullish Acceleration: Slow Range: Narrow Turbulence: Low D.A.R.T. Strategy = Time Spread (Call Calendar)
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FDX 03-18-2015

by Dart-Throw Trader
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FedEx (FDX) hit the early mover list this morning as they reported $2.01 per share for the 3rd quarter. According to many analysts that beat estimates by $0.14.  On the surface, this would be good news. However, revenue numbers came in below expectations and so was their full year earnings guidance. On that new FedEx took a hit at the open... So we thought we would evaluate it D.A.R.T. Throw Trader style... Our analysis? Direction: Stagnant (mildly bullish) Acceleration: Fast (FDX can move in its range) Range: Narrow (about $8.00) Turbulence: High (earnings are impacting this, it should crash soon) [...]