Huntsman calls active into investor meeting Huntsman March 23 and 24 calls are active on total call volume of 10,400 contracts (300 puts) into a company hosted investor meeting on March 6. March call option implied volatility is at 30, May is at 29; compared to its 26-week average of 28. Active call volume suggests traders taking positions for upside price movement.
Huntsman sees FY14 CapEx $550M Sees FY15 base CapEx about $525M. Sees FY effective tax rate 30%. Says plans to refinance debt as practical. Says confident in ability to deliver $130M in annual synergies from acquisition of Rockwood (ROC) units. Looks to achieve $2B of EBITDA within next few years. Comments made on the Q3 earnings conference call. Huntsman shares are down 5.06% to $23.24 in morning trading.