OptionsHouse

Options Trading News

September 20, 2013  Fri 10:34 AM CT

MSFT: 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.

Microsoft (MSFT): Some 20,000 January 2016 40 calls were bought for $2.07 as investors look for long-term upside in the software giant. MSFT fell 2.50 percent to $32.80.

Pfizer (PFE): Some 6,000 January 2015 30 calls were purchased for $1.82 as traders look for the drug maker to keep climbing. PFE rose 0.66 percent to $29.03.

Goodyear Tire & Rubber (GT): Large blocks traded in the January 18 calls and the January 22 calls, but volume was below open interest at both strikes. GT rose 0.18 percent to $22.27.
Share this article with your friends


Related Stories

MSFT

Big position targets rebound in Microsoft

April 22, 2016

The software giant is down sharply after missing quarterly estimates, but one large investor is betting on a rebound.

OptionsHouse

TRADING WEEKLY OPTIONS

The fastest money in the market
View full report »

Premium Services

Education & Strategy

Market Level Making You Nervous, Huh? Part 3

In last week's article, we discussed how important the extra cash you save by using the Stock Replacement Strategy over buying the actual stock is! That extra cash in our account instead of being unnecessarily tied up in a stock position allows us to buy the puts we would need to protect our downside in the case of a major sell-off.

View more education articles »