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April 22, 2014  Tue 10:42 AM CT

CCL: 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.

Carnival (CCL): An investor sold almost 3,900 July 38 calls, most of which priced for $1.20, betting that upside will be limited in the cruise-ship operator. CCL rose 0.59 percent to $37.45.

Alcatel-Lucent (ALU): More than 10,000 June 4.33 calls were purchased, mostly for $0.19 and $20, but volume was below open interest at the strike. ALU rose 1.05 percent to $3.87.

Cell Therapeutics (CTIC): An investor sold 10,000 June 2.50 puts for $0.18, betting that downside will be limited in the developer of cancer treatments. CTIC rose 8.11 percent to $3.24. (See related story)
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