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Video explanation of option max pain theory

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:57 PM
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$GOOG sum put vol=1,880 sum call vol=2,512 PutCallRatio=0.75 expiration 02/24/2017 . https://t.co/m1JKEiea8N
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:48 PM
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$ALXN $AMZN $SWKS options have the largest change in open interest. Free options screener.
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:41 PM
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$FB Max Pain = 132.00. Maturity = 02/24/2017. Previous close = 133.72. https://t.co/LUjbWY7wJg
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:32 PM
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$NFLX maturity 02/24/2017 Vol PutCallRatio of 1.10 puts=20,577 calls=18,703 . https://t.co/77ADWYjIIk
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:14 PM
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$SPY Max Pain is 232.50 for maturity 02/24/2017. Prev Close = 236.49. https://t.co/lQmerHqSXV
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:06 PM
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$AMZN sum put vol=21,596 sum call vol=27,404 PutCallRatio=0.79 expiration 02/24/2017 . https://t.co/sY6kTpk4eS
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Here are 4 stocks to buy that are currently less than $10. Each of these stocks has the potential to climb in price of the coming months. This is for February 2017

Thoughts for the week ending 8/26/16. Let's start by taking a look at the SPY Open Interest and Volume for the week ending 8/26/2016

So you are a new to this website, and you are new to the concept of max pain. Where do you get started? In a nutshell, max pain theory says that the option sellers (called writers) have stock on hand to fulfill the options if they are exercised. These stock positions are maintained to minimize risk to the sellers, and this maintenance affects the stock price. So, options can be the tail wagging the dog.

One question that I'm often asked is what are my data sources. My primary source for option data is Google Finance. Yes, you that right, Google Finance. Google official retired their finance data some years ago. But the API is still available.

Options are one factor that affects a stock price. other factors are news about a company and overall market sentiment. For example, if a stock posts good earnings and a robust outlook for the next quarter, but the DOW is down 300 points because of oil falling, then it will be difficult for the stock to make gains.

I'm introducing new pages that shows the historical option data. You supply a stock ticker, maturity date and strike price and the page will return the option history. You can choose to view the

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