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Bartosiak: Trading Oracle's (ORCL) Earnings with Options

On Thursday, December 15th, Oracle (ORCL) will release its second quarter earnings results after the bell. The company is a Zacks Rank 4 (Sell), and have a Value, Growth, and Momentum score of B.

Dave will look at Oracle's past earnings, take a look at what is currently going on with the company, and give us his thoughts on their upcoming earnings announcement.

Furthermore, Dave will uncover some potential options trades for investors looking to make a play on Oracle ahead of earnings.

Oracle in Focus

Oracle Corporation is one of the world's leading suppliers of software for information management. The company develops, manufactures, markets and distributes computer software that helps corporations manage and grow their businesses. The company's software products can be categorized into two broad areas: Systems software and Internet business applications software.

Oracle is expected to report earnings at $0.56 per share according to the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Last quarter they missed earnings expectations by -7.55% with their announcement at $0.49 per share. They have an average earnings surprise of -0.91%.

ORACLE CORP Price, Consensus and EPS Surprise

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Bottom Line

How should investors play Oracle ahead of their earnings report? For insights on the best options trades, then tune in at 1:00pm CST tomorrow to see David's thoughts.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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