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May 8, 2014  Thu 10:34 AM CT

KMI: 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.

Kinder Morgan (KMI): Some 12,000 September 35 calls we bought, mostly for $0.58, as traders look for upside in the pipeline company. It also saw bullish call buying yesterday. KMI fell 0.66 percent to $32.57.

Office Depot (ODP): some 16,000 January 2016 5 calls were bought for $1.25 and $1.30 as investors position for a long-term rally in the specialty retailer. ODP rose 1.80 percent to $5.09.

Frontier Communications (FTR): Almost 10,500 May 6 pus were sold for $0.10, but volume was below open interest at the strike. FTR rose 1.71 percent to $5.96.
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