D.R. Horton Inc. (DHI)
DHI publishes earnings onWednesday before the opening bell.
I shall use options that trade for the last time 10 days later, on Aug. 4.
Implied volatility stands at 27%, which is 2.9 times the VIX, a measure of the volatility of the S&P 500 index.
DHI’s IV stands in the 50th percentile of its annual range and the 81st percentile of its most recent broad movement.
The price used for analysis was $36.63.
Decision for My Account
I’m passing on the trade without further analysis because of the grid structure near the at-the-money point, which have 5 delta gaps from the money.
By Tim Bovee, Fukuoka, Japan, July 25, 2017
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