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November 7, 2012  Wed 10:25 AM CT

GRPN: SEE CHART GET CHAIN FIND STRATEGIES
Nearing the halfway mark in today's session, here are the individual equity names with the most call and put buying on optionMONSTER's ActionTracker data system.

Groupon (GRPN): Blocks of 30,000 contracts each traded in the April 4 calls and the January 2014 5 calls, but volume was below open interest in both. GRPN fell 6.27 percent to $3.74.

Bank of America (BAC): Activity surged in the January 10 calls as investors look for the financial giant to keep climbing in to early 2013. BAC fell 5.53 percent to $9.39.

Verizon Communications (VZ): A block of 10,000 April 40 puts were bought for $1.18 as traders brace against a downside in the share price. VZ fell 1.78 percent to $43.51.
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