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February 8, 2016

WMT

What's behind surge in Wal-Mart puts

Mon 5:47 AM CT

February 5, 2016

LVLT

Calls look for next stage up in Level 3

Fri 2:23 PM CT

MKTO

Marketo attracting bulls ahead of report

Fri 1:34 PM CT

OMC

Puts hitting Omnicom before earnings

Fri 12:23 PM CT

ECA

Notable option activity in equity names

Fri 11:13 AM CT

VIX

Video: Near-term VIX calls purchased

Fri 11:00 AM CT

SRPT

Will Sarepta reverse after steep drop?

Fri 10:40 AM CT

SKX

Buyers stepping into Skechers calls

Fri 9:48 AM CT

NUGT

Bulls back in levered gold miner fund

Fri 8:14 AM CT

XME

Calls surge in metals and mining ETF

Fri 7:47 AM CT

MRVL

Investor buys time for rally in Marvell

Fri 7:16 AM CT

HBAN

Huntington Bancshares attracts bulls

Fri 6:45 AM CT

CUDA

What's behind Barracuda put buying

Fri 6:14 AM CT

KO

Traders bet on a ceiling in Coca-Cola

Fri 5:47 AM CT

February 4, 2016

RIO

Mining bulls setting sights on Rio Tinto

Thu 1:20 PM CT

GDX

Bulls follow momentum in gold miners

Thu 12:18 PM CT

VIX

Videocast: Huge VIX call spread sold

Thu 11:17 AM CT

XME

Notable option activity in equity names

Thu 11:02 AM CT

PEP

Pepsico receives a vote of confidence

Thu 10:40 AM CT

GM

Put sellers see floor in General Motors

Thu 9:37 AM CT

SLW

Calls riding uptrend in Silver Wheaton

Thu 8:14 AM CT

XLF

Rundown of trades in financial sector

Thu 8:01 AM CT

XME

Bulls roll with metals and mining fund

Thu 7:47 AM CT

WTW

Is Weight Watchers ending its slide?

Thu 7:16 AM CT

NRG

NRG Energy put sale shows support

Thu 6:45 AM CT

TSM

Taiwan Semi draws more put buying

Thu 6:14 AM CT

February 3, 2016

MAS

Masco support seen through earnings

Wed 1:29 PM CT

AA

Traders betting on comeback in Alcoa

Wed 1:15 PM CT

RF

Bulls are banking on Regions Financial

Wed 12:07 PM CT

GSK

Notable option activity in equity names

Wed 11:18 AM CT

VIX

Videocast: Big March call spread in VIX

Wed 10:57 AM CT

GSK

Limited gains seen for GlaxoSmithKline

Wed 9:46 AM CT

NBR

Traders are betting on Nabors rebound

Wed 8:14 AM CT

SLB

Large bearish spread hits Schlumberger

Wed 7:47 AM CT

AKS

Downside position extended in AK Steel

Wed 7:16 AM CT

MCO

Will Moody's fall after quarterly results?

Wed 6:45 AM CT

COST

Floor seen in Costco through earnings

Wed 6:14 AM CT

GPRE

Traders give Green Plains time to rally

Wed 5:47 AM CT

February 2, 2016

WMT

Bulls look for more gains in Wal-Mart

Tue 2:42 PM CT

TSM

Put volume mounting in Taiwan Semi

Tue 1:49 PM CT

MET

MetLife draws puts ahead of earnings

Tue 12:24 PM CT

GNW

Notable option activity in equity names

Tue 11:05 AM CT

VIX

Video: VIX traders buying March calls

Tue 10:53 AM CT

MPEL

Upside bets placed on Melco Crown

Tue 10:18 AM CT

CAT

Caterpillar trades see near-term floor

Tue 9:22 AM CT

NEM

Bulls keep coming back to Newmont

Tue 8:14 AM CT

MGM

Put volume mounts in MGM Resorts

Tue 7:47 AM CT

EA

Electronic Arts sees show of support

Tue 7:16 AM CT

RTRX

Traders are selling puts in Retrophin

Tue 6:45 AM CT

SKYW

Bulls board SkyWest before earnings

Tue 6:14 AM CT

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