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Optionity Quick Report 12/18/2012

|Includes: AAPL, Intel Corporation (INTC), SPY, VXX

Company Name / Ticker

Closing Price (Gain/Loss)

Low-High

Volume/30 Day Average

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC)

20.96(+0.39)

20.57 - 20.99

41.60M/51.19M

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

533.90 (+15.07)

520.25 - 534.90

22.31M/23.82M

iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures (NYSEARCA:VXX)

28.18 (-1.11)

27.95 - 28.96

5.25M

SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY)

145.41 (+1.62)

143.79 - 145.50

35.18M

INTC

INTC opened higher and closed strongly higher with 1.90% gain. The volume of 41.60M is 18.73% less than the 30 day average of 51.19M. The MACD (12, 26, 9) started to show a bullish sign on Dec. 4 and the MACD difference diverged today. RSI (14) increased to 59.45 from 53.19 with an increasing buying momentum. INTC had traded through and closed above its 50-day MA of $20.79 yesterday and still below its 200-day MA of $24.47.

AAPL

AAPL opened higher and closed strongly higher with 2.90% gain. The volume of 22.31M is 6.34% less than the 30 day average of 23.82M. The MACD (12, 26, 9) continued to show a bearish sign but MACD difference converged today. RSI (14) increased to 42.40 from 35.89, indicating a decreasing selling momentum. AAPL is currently trading below its 50-day MA of $578.92 and 200-day MA of $597.47. AAPL had sliced through and closed above its resistance of $527.27, the S1 pivot point. 50-day MA will be the next major resistance.

SPY

SPY opened slightly higher and closed strongly higher with 1.13% gain. The MACD (12, 26, 9) continued to show a bullish sign and MACD diverged today. SPY is currently trading above its 200-day MA of $138.26 and above its 50-day MA of $141.76, which is the major support. RSI (14) increased to 66.75 from 61.02 with an increasing buying momentum. The next major resistance will be $145.68, the R1 pivot point.

Disclosure: I am long INTC.