XL Group Ltd (XL)

57.59
NYSE
Prev Close 57.59
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 55.26 / 57.60
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Levels I Would Buy

Here is a list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. As promised yesterday, presented below are my buy levels of selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro: Charming Shoppes (CHRS),...

Earnings of Interest

They include Prudential, Och-Ziff, Pepsi, Pitney Bowes and XL. Let's summarize the earnings reports that are of interest to yours truly. After the close, Prudential (PRU) will likely report a flattish quarter ($1.77 per share estimate). Tomorrow, Oc...

Sold Most of XL Shares

I took profits on the morning lift to $20.50. Housekeeping item: I am materially out of my XL Group (XL) stock now on the morning lift to $20.50. I still own out-of-the-money calls.

Expect Some Downside in XL

XL Group's announcement is negative but not as bad as feared. Yesterday, I mentioned that I had cut back XL Group (XL) on the basis of fear of large catastrophic losses. After the close, XL announced preliminary loss estimates (pretax and net of rei...

No Longer XL in XL

I cut my long position in half. Housekeeping item: I cut my XL Group (XL) long in half yesterday (at lower prices!) because of my concern regarding fourth-quarter 2011 catastrophe-related losses. I will digest XL's earnings report and respond accord...

Big Leverage, Small Capital

How to gain gamma without big money. Over the last few weeks, consistent with my more optimistic market view, I have employed a simple strategy of buying slightly-out-of-the-money calls on a number of long positions, including ETFC, HPQ , IFF, K, LN...

Adding Selectively

I am looking for a consolidation day, maybe toward slightly lower levels. And I will view this as an opportunity to add selectively. This morning I have added on to Cisco (CSCO) and XL Capital (XL) (despite the Goldman Sachs downgrade to Neutral).

Portfolio Moves

I added to 13 longs and only one short. I added to the following longs today: Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF), XL Group (XL), T. Rowe Price (TROW), SunTrust (STI), Prudential (PRU), Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM), MetLife (MET), Lincoln Nation...

Adding to Insurance Longs

Adding to XL Group (XL), E*Trade (ETFC) (common and calls), MetLife (MET) and Prudential (PRU) today.

Added to a Quartet

They are Citrix Systems, Goldman Sachs, XL Group and TBT. I have added to Citrix Systems (CTXS), Goldman Sachs (GS), XL Group (XL) and ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT) this morning.

Sticking With Index ETF Rentals

And I am adding to XL Group at $19.75. I am sticking with my index ETF rentals and adding to XL Group (XL) at $19.75 now.

Back in XL

I bought back a small position in XL Group. I reinitiated a small long in XL Group (XL) this morning.

Doug's Daily Diary -- Wednesday, 10/12/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Wednesday, 10/12/2011

FCX Gets a Tough Break From China

Doug's Daily Diary -- Tuesday, 9/27/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Tuesday, 9/27/2011

No Gun Required

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 9/26/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 9/26/2011

Imagine

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 9/23/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 9/23/2011

Enjoy your weekend.

Doug's Daily Diary -- Thursday, 9/15/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Thursday, 9/15/2011

Expect Some Lowered Guidance