Keeping the Trading Ideas Flowing

It is one thing to have an opinion on something like tapering, but it is another to come up with a good trade around it. My view is that the Federal Reserve will not announce any tapering at its June 18 and 19 meeting. Importantly, this Friday's payroll report could be a major volatility point -- even more so than usual. Right now, Bloomberg's consensus is +168,000, so even a minor miss to the downside could reverse much of the recent tapering trade. Here are several ideas I'm considering.

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