Lorillard's most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Lorillard is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $45.00 short put and a strike $40.00 long put offers a potential 6.61% return on risk over the next 29 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $45.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.31 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.69 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $40.00 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Lorillard is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Lorillard is bullish.
The RSI indicator is at 70.92 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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LATEST NEWS for Lorillard
E-Cigarette Marketing Seen Threatened by FDA Scrutiny
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 04:00:01 GMT
Bloomberg – The $1.5 billion U.S. electronic- cigarette industry has tripled sales this year with the help of TV ads, Nascar sponsorships and product giveaways. Government regulation may now threaten those marketing …
Has Philip Morris Lost Its Edge Over Altria and Lorillard?
Tue, 15 Oct 2013 22:06:04 GMT
Motley Fool – International exposure used to give the foreign-focused cigarette giant a big advantage, but Philip Morris earnings could see the same sluggishness as its domestic counterparts.
Lorillard: Big Upside Still Ahead For This E-Cig Market Leader
Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:32:27 GMT
Seeking Alpha – (Editors' Note: This article discusses micro-cap stocks. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks.) The electronic cigarette market is a very young one with enormous upside, in my opinion. …
Lorillard Looks Like a Risk Worth Taking
Mon, 14 Oct 2013 18:14:50 GMT
Motley Fool – Lorillard has some headwinds facing it, but the reward could be worth the risk.
E-Cigarette Stocks Vs. Big Tobacco
Sun, 13 Oct 2013 22:34:31 GMT
Seeking Alpha – By Dee Gill Tobacco companies have given shareholders wonderful post-recession returns, having doubled investor money before the rest of the market delivered a 30% gain. That's particularly galling for …
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