Largest option buying in equities so far
David Russell | email@example.com
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.
Facebook (FB): More than 14,000 June 32 calls were purchased, mostly for $0.08, as investors position for upside in the social-media stock. FB declined 1.18 percent to $27.25.
Boeing (BA): Volume surged in the May 77.50 calls as traders sought to capture the plane maker's quarterly dividend. BA rose 0.72 percent to $94.87.
Intel (INTC): Some 10,000 June 24 puts were bought, mostly for $0.60, as traders brace for a pullback in the semiconductor name. INTC rose 0.71 percent to $24.08.
Cramer: Trouble on the margins
April 7, 2014
The market mechanics are working against buyers and will continue to do so because we are seeing margin calls, redemptions, and involuntary selling of extreme proportions.
Cramer: The most obvious totem
March 28, 2014
Stocks like Google and and Facebook are hanging on by a thread, and not showing any signs of a bounce yet.