On Friday’s Options Action, the crew analyzed the performance of the homebuilding sector. The iShares Home Construction ETF (ITB) was the worst performing iShares ETF of 2018, after closing 2017 as the top performing ETF. ITB has reached a support level from a previous breakout and has multiple trendline support around the $33 level. Expecting a bounce higher Michael Khouw suggests buying a Jan 34 Calll for a $1.45 Debit. As of Friday’s close, this call was trading at $1.70.
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