Largest option trades in equities
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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.
Hertz Global (HTZ): Some 2,234 March 29 calls were bought for $0.65 as investors look for upside in the share price. HTZ fell 1.06 percent to $26.24.
Tessera Technologies (TSRA): More than 2,600 February 19 calls were purchased, mostly for $1 to $1.50 as investors get long before the Feb. 5 earnings report. TSRA rose 6.25 percent to $19.90.
XPO Logistics (XPO): Some 3,500 February 22.50 puts were bought for $0.30 to $0.40 as investors brace for downside in the share price. XPO fell 1.15 percent to $25.87.
Huge bearish position targets Hertz
January 26, 2015
A trader bought 20,000 puts in the car-rental company on Friday, positioning for a steep drop in its shares by mid-March.
Bulls want to take the wheel at Hertz
January 14, 2015
The car-rental company has lost one-quarter of its value in the last six months, but it's been trying to rebound and ripped higher on Dec. 23 after announcing a price increase.