Mondays Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD


U.S. stock futures are mixed heading into the open this morning. Rising bond yields are once again creating turmoil on Wall Street.

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (<b><a href='/stocks/AAPL'>AAPL</a></b>), Netflix, Inc. (<b><a href='/stocks/NFLX'>NFLX</a></b>) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (<b><a href='/stocks/AMD'>AMD</a></b>)Yield on the 10-year Treasury is inching closer to 3%, hitting its highest levels since 2014. Not only are rising yields a sign of inflation, but higher yields also make stocks less attractive to value investors.

Against this backdrop, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are up 0.18%, S&P 500 futures are up 0.22% and Nasdaq-100 futures have gained 0.33%.

Turning to the options pits, volume was well above average on Friday. Overall, about 22.8 million calls and 20.9 million puts changed hands on the session. The CBOE single-session equity put/call volume ratio ticked higher to 0.65. The 10-day moving average hit a one-month low of 0.63.

On Friday, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) options activity spiked after Morgan Stanley cut its price target on AAPL stock. Meanwhile, Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) call options were popular following reports the company could buy a string of movie theaters. Finally, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) options remained volatile ahead of this week’s quarterly report.

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