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Options Tweets of the Week


Here's a look at The Options Insider's favorite tweets of the week.

Financial Exchanges/Markets/Options

[Market Close] US stocks drop; longest weekly loss streak for Nasdaq since 2012: http://cnb.cx/1hpyPbP (on Friday)([email protected])

In 2011 CBOE Short-term Volatility Index rose from 24.7 on Aug. 3, to 68 on Aug. 8, $VXST options to launch Thurs pic.twitter.com/1ZRB7laUVl ([email protected] 

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LME to launch #aluminum premium contract http://www.futuresmag.com/2014/04/08/lme-to-launch-aluminum-premium-contract#.U0QcbtBNp9U.twitter …(Futures [email protected])
 
BREAKING: ISE introduces Alt PMM program - lists 650 additional products http://www.ise.com/press-room/press-releases/2014/ise-lists-additional-650-products/ … #options (on Tuesday)(ISE [email protected])
 
"@CMEGroup: We're experiencing a technical issue, which resulted in certain ag futures & options markets being halted on CME Globex." (on Tuesday)(Sean [email protected])
 
The S&P 500, Nasdaq, and Dow Jones Industrial Average are now all negative for the year http://stks.co/r0CS3  $SPX $DJIA (on Thursday)([email protected] 
 
The Nasdaq suffers its biggest one-day percentage fall since Nov 9, 2011: http://on.wsj.com/1sFydmW (on Thursday)(Bradley [email protected] 
 
CBOE Holdings is selected to be in the Barron’s 400 Index for second consecutive year. http://stks.co/a0QtD ([email protected])
 
$VIX Properly Reflecting Fear http://www.cboeoptionshub.com/2014/04/11/10580/ … "VIX is doing what it has done for over 20 years" (Russell [email protected] 

Economic News

#Commodities are back http://www.futuresmag.com/2014/04/07/commodities-are-back#.U0Ln0aa_jv0.twitter … pic.twitter.com/tOCFk9XtGR (Futures [email protected] 

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China is in no hurry to halt the yuan's recent fall despite US pressure: PBOC official: We're "unlikely to intervene" http://on.wsj.com/1edVecQ (SJ [email protected] 

U.S. job openings hit six-year high in February http://yhoo.it/1mZaB8K  (Yahoo [email protected])

 "Female White House staff members make on average 88 cents for every dollar a male staff member earns." http://goo.gl/Xk9FWN (David [email protected])
 
I have no idea where #corn prices go from here or what weather does this summer, but the bailout is here. (Joe [email protected]
 
IMF Chief Economist Blanchard: Global Recovery Strengthening Despite Risks From Europe, Japan via @WSJ_Econ http://ow.ly/vz9tE ([email protected])
 
How Many White Castle Sliders Does Minimum Wage Buy? http://on.wsj.com/1ju3ILN  pic.twitter.com/kEd2UTZgYQ (Real Time [email protected]

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 Orange-juice prices soar to a 2-year high; the forecast for Florida's crop is cut to the smallest in nearly 30 years http://on.wsj.com/ODOmJ5 (on Wednesday)(WSJ [email protected])
 
#Fed minutes show 'general agreement' among the committee that slack remains in the labor market ([email protected]_US) 
 
Here's how much sway Uncle Sam has on the stock market this time of year. http://on.wsj.com/1k90IW4  via @sentimentrader pic.twitter.com/00Q3KSC3GC (WSJ [email protected])

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2013/2014

Dean Foods CEO's Pay Drops 42% as #Milk Business Struggles http://on.wsj.com/1sMeems  higher costs, slackened demand make 2013 "challenging" (Jacob [email protected])

This and That

Twitter acquires Cover, which showcases apps to Android users based on where they are and what they use. (h/t @twittermobile)(CNBC Social [email protected]
 
Aug 2014, will have 5 Fridays, 5 Saturdays and 5 Sundays. This happens only once every 823 years. (Mr [email protected])
 
Yessss! RT @cbfowler: So long "North Texas." See you late summer and again in 278 days for... pic.twitter.com/5SHCgeNoGa (Sean [email protected])

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FIA Launches SEF Tracker to Measure Swap Trading Activity (John [email protected]
 
US Attorney General Holder warns #bitcoin raises new risks for money laundering and other illegal activity: http://on.wsj.com/1ee4QEu (WSJ [email protected] 
 
Four in 10 American seniors never use the Internet, and nearly a quarter don’t own a cell phone: http://buswk.co/1hko3Uc ([email protected]
  

CBS announces Stephen Colbert will be the next host of "The Late Show." ([email protected])

Staggering RT @BI_Strategy: France bans work emails after 6 p.m. http://read.bi/1qly31J (Henry [email protected])
 
 BREAKING: Criminal probe launched into Herbalife; U.S. Justice Dept. & FBI are investigating the company, according to the FT. $HLF (on Friday)([email protected])
 
The NSA knew "for at least 2 years" about the Heartbleed bug and used it to gather critical intelligence http://j.mp/PYwtpL (Callie [email protected]

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