More than 1.8 million options have traded in the SPDR S&P 500 Fund (:SPY), with 960,000 puts. Next up is the S&P 500 Index (:SPX) at 708,000, including 390,000 calls. The iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Note ( VXX ) and the CBOE Volatility Index (:VIX) both just top the 100,000 mark, and both have about 65,000 calls. More From optionMONSTER
Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 03, 2014 – NASDAQ.com
A cash dividend payment of $1E-06 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 07, 2014. This marks the 3rd year that VCLT the same dividend. The previous trading day’s last sale of VCLT was $91.32, representing a -3.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.07 and a 12.57% increase over the 52 week low of $81.12. For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VCLT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Notable ETF Outflow Detected – VAW, LYB, PX, FCX – NASDAQ.com
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Among the largest underlying components of ITB, in trading today D.R. Horton Inc. (Symbol: DHI) is up about 0.6%, PulteGroup, Inc. (Symbol: PHM) is up about 0.3%, and NVR Inc. (Symbol: NVR) is lower by about 0.3%.
Noteworthy ETF Outflows: ITB, DHI, PHM, NVR – NASDAQ.com
Among the largest underlying components of VAW, in trading today LyondellBasell Industries NV (Symbol: LYB) is up about 0.2%, Praxair, Inc. (Symbol: PX) is up about 1%, and Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold (Symbol: FCX) is higher by about 0.1%. The chart below shows the one year price performance of VAW, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, VAW’s low point in its 52 week range is $95.73 per share, with $114.25 as the 52 week high point – that compares with a last trade of $107.65. Comparing the most recent share price to the 200 day moving average can also be a useful technical analysis technique — learn more about the 200 day moving average . Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ”shares” investors are actually buying and selling ”units”.