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June 19, 2013  Wed 10:31 AM CT

GE: 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.

General Electric (GE): Traders bought 11,400 September 25 calls, mostly for $0.48, but volume was below open interest at the strike. GE fell 0.45 percent to $24.22.

Bank of America (BAC): Almost 14,000 June 13 puts were bought for $0.05 to $0.07 as investors brace for near-term downside in the financial giant. BAC fell 0.23 percent to $13.24.

Activision Blizzard (ATVI): Some 10,800 January 23 calls were bought for $0.08 and an equal number of January 18 calls were sold for $0.40. Volume was below open interest, indicating that an existing bullish call spread was unwound. ATVI fell 1.62 percent to $14.35.
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