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Options Trading News

May 27, 2016

BSX

Call buyers return to Boston Scientific

Fri 2:45 PM CT

USB

What's behind call sale in U.S. Bancorp

Fri 12:42 PM CT

DLTR

Put seller counts on floor in Dollar Tree

Fri 11:55 AM CT

GGP

Traders see bounce in General Growth

Fri 10:45 AM CT

MU

Heavy call volume is bullish on Micron

Fri 9:33 AM CT

BMY

How big investor is playing Bristol-Myers

Fri 8:22 AM CT

MRK

Wave of puts slams Merck at end of day

Fri 8:01 AM CT

CHTR

Calls tune into Charter Communications

Fri 7:47 AM CT

ATVI

Vote of confidence in Activision Blizzard

Fri 7:16 AM CT

VIAB

Viacom trades see rally before earnings

Fri 6:45 AM CT

CCL

Traders looking for rebound in Carnival

Fri 6:14 AM CT

LPL

LG Display gets last-minute call buying

Fri 5:47 AM CT

May 26, 2016

SHLD

Sears Holding faces bearish positions

Thu 1:48 PM CT

NUE

Traders position for downside in Nucor

Thu 12:49 PM CT

CAG

Investor sees limited upside in ConAgra

Thu 11:09 AM CT

M

Macy's investor buys more time for rally

Thu 10:35 AM CT

NBR

Put selling shows confidence in Nabors

Thu 9:41 AM CT

EGO

Call buyers returning to Eldorado Gold

Thu 8:20 AM CT

SRCL

Bulls spinning forward with Stericycle

Thu 8:01 AM CT

NOW

ServiceNow put action shows caution

Thu 7:47 AM CT

TRIP

Traders bet TripAdvisor will hold firm

Thu 7:16 AM CT

MDT

Medtronic attracts vote of confidence

Thu 6:45 AM CT

SYNA

Synaptics investor looks for rebound

Thu 6:14 AM CT

GE

Is General Electric poised to light up?

Thu 5:47 AM CT

JCI

Show of support for Johnson Controls

Thu 5:16 AM CT

May 25, 2016

IMMU

Momentum bulls chase Immunomedics

Wed 1:06 PM CT

XOM

How one investor is playing Exxon Mobil

Wed 12:24 PM CT

SIRI

Calls surfing for rally in Sirius XM Radio

Wed 11:39 AM CT

NVAX

Will Novavax pull back later this year?

Wed 10:25 AM CT

HCA

Put sale sees limited downside in HCA

Wed 9:42 AM CT

PHM

Bulls are finding a home in PulteGroup

Wed 8:14 AM CT

UA

Under Armour call buyers find good fit

Wed 7:47 AM CT

F

Will Ford run into more speed bumps?

Wed 7:16 AM CT

ICON

Why traders are buying puts in Iconix

Wed 6:45 AM CT

PAA

Show of support in Plains All American

Wed 6:14 AM CT

JCI

Investor paid to hold Johnson Controls

Wed 5:47 AM CT

May 24, 2016

AMAT

Applied Materials trade bets on ceiling

Tue 1:42 PM CT

HPQ

HP draws big call sale before earnings

Tue 12:24 PM CT

TRI

Thomson Reuters seen holding gains

Tue 11:26 AM CT

FEYE

Short-term calls look for pop in FireEye

Tue 10:19 AM CT

WDC

Trade sees uptrend continuing in WDC

Tue 9:47 AM CT

GLD

Heavy call volume sees rebound in gold

Tue 8:22 AM CT

GPS

Bulls looking for short-term gain in Gap

Tue 8:01 AM CT

WFT

Weatherford call buyers bet on bounce

Tue 7:47 AM CT

FSLR

Will First Solar shine in coming weeks?

Tue 6:45 AM CT

UNH

What's behind call sale in UnitedHealth

Tue 6:14 AM CT

ENLK

Upside trades keep flowing into EnLink

Tue 5:47 AM CT

AVGO

Call spread gives Broadcom time to rally

Tue 5:16 AM CT

May 23, 2016

TSM

Put sale shows support for Taiwan Semi

Mon 1:42 PM CT

V

Why large investor is selling calls in Visa

Mon 11:45 AM CT

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Timing the Trade

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