CNBC’s Options Action Trade for Oct 2nd, 2017 – Home Depot (HD)
On Friday’s CNBC’s Options Action, the crew analyzed the performance of Home Depot stock. HD has recently underperformed the major indices that it is a component of, and may catchup into earnings season. Additionally, HD has recently just broken out to the upside of a big bullish triangle and has room to rally $10-15. Coupled with stronger fundamentals than it’s competitors and a bump in sales due to this season’s hurricanes may contribute to a strong earnings season. Expecting a move higher, Michael Khouw suggested buying a Oct/Jan 165 Call Calendar for a $3.60 Debit.
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