Cameron International (CAM) Call Options Double In Week

Another unusual call option buy, another unusually large profit for one trader with the inside scoop.  This time the profitable trade was in Cameron International (CAM) calls. We alerted you last Friday, July 18th, about a very large call buy

Yingli Green Energy (YGE) Attracts Large Call Buy

On a down day in the markets, some companies are still getting some unusually large call buying attention.  One such stock is Yingli Green Energy (YGE).  YGE often attracts some interesting, and profitable options trades. One trader just jumped in,

Unusual Call Buys in Roadrunner Transportation (RRTS), Estee Lauder (EL)

Markets may be dropping fast this morning, but that isn’t stopping the “smart” money from making money with their unusual call buys.  The good news is with the market dropping fast, you may be able to get in on these

Call Option Winners: Rock-Tenn (RKT) and LRR Energy (LRE)

It didn’t take long for two unusual options trades to pay off for the “smart” money traders.  Of course by “smart” we mean “insiders” or their friends and family, kinda like the Framily Plan from Sprint.  The two big winners

Huge Option Buys: WhiteWave Foods (WWAV), Vulcan Materials (VMC)

Hasn’t been a ton of large or unusual options plays today, but it’s been a good day for stocks with previous unusual options trades.  We’ll write about those later. But first, here’s a couple very interesting call buys from this

Call Buyer Lights Up LRR Energy LP (LRE)

We love unusual call buys in small, thinly traded stocks, and LRR Energy LP (LRE) is a perfect example. Today we saw a trader nibble up 1,646 of the February $20 calls in LRE.  The trader paid 15 to 19

Options Profit Update For Newfield Exploration (NFX) and Ensco PLC (ESV)

It’s a relatively slow day in unusual options activity today, so we thought we’d update you on a couple of of previous big call option trades in Ensco PLC (ESV) and in Newfield Exploration (NFX). The first one was in

Atmel Corporation (ATML) Attracts Huge Call Buy

One trader is confident about the prospects of Atmel (ATML) even on a day of weakness in the stock.  The trader just bought 8,041 August $9 calls in ATML at around 50 cents.  This is a very unusual call buy

BIG OPTIONS: Talisman Energy (TLM), Rock-Tenn Co (RKT), Allegheny Technologies (ATI)

Was a slow start this morning for unusual options plays, but is now picking up again, after a super busy day yesterday.  More on that later, but for now three unusual options trades have caught our eye so far, including

Big Option Winners: Crocs Inc. (CROX), CIT Group (CIT), Polaris Industries (PII)

As we always say, it ain’t illegal to trade the options that the insiders trade.  We’re just copying what they do, and they do it very well.  Case in point: we wrote about Crocs Inc. (CROX), and CIT Group (CIT) yesterday

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