Thursday, July 21, 2016

Earns Prospects 7/25-29

Out of 1,126 companies publishing earnings for action next week, July 26-27, two symbols have sufficiently high liquidity and price to qualify for further consideration.

The symbols:

actionsymearns dateam/mid/pmIV percentile
I require a share price of $20 or higher and average volume of 3 million share per day or higher. 

When I look at the more rapidly changing characteristics during the trading session prior to earnings --- on action day -- I shall also require that implied volatility be in the 50th percentile or higher of its annual range.

Neither has sufficiently high volatility today to qualify for further analysis and possibly a trade. That could change, however.

-- Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, July 21 , 2016

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