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October 3, 2013  Thu 10:16 AM CT

COG: 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.

Cabot Oil & Gas (COG): Almost 4,000 October 35 puts were bought for $0.50 as investors brace for a decline in the energy driller. COG fell 1.33 percent to $35.70.

Monster Beverage (MNST): Almost 2,500 November 55 calls were bought for $1.55 as investors look for upside in the share price. MNST fell 0.69 percent to $51.86.

Health Management Associates (HMA): A block of 3,000 October 13 calls was sold in the hospital operator for $0.15. HMA rose 0.62 percent to $12.99.
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