DLJ Calls Jump; Stocks Mixed
The Dow and S&P 500 are lower Wednesday while the Nasdaq is flat in a day
of light, pre-holiday trading. Broker/dealers and insurance are the top sectors
of the day while retailers and oil services are the weakest.
At mid-day, the VIX has increased .89 to 19.81.
The OEX September 830 calls are down 3 to 9 1/2.
Among bigger movers on heavier-than-average volume:
B2Bs are turning in a decent day, with Commerce One
PowerRating) rising 5 1/2
to 57 7/8. The Commerce One September 50 calls are up 3 7/8 to 8 3/4 on more
than 3600 shares.