Options Trading News

December 13, 2013  Fri 10:21 AM CT

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.

Nabors Industries (NBR): More than 10,000 NBR June 18 calls were bought for $0.72 to $0.74 as investors look for upside in the share price. NBR fell 1.22 percent to $15.34.

NorthStar Realty Finance (NRF): Some 4,000 January 12 calls were bought, mostly for $0.20 and $0.25, as investors look for the shares to keep rallying. NRF rose 0.47 percent to $11.70

Texas Instruments (TXN): Some 2,800 December 43 puts were bought, mostly for $0.75 to $0.77 as investors brace for a pullback. TXN fell 0.12 percent to $42.37.
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