Category Archives: Business

Bearish Option Trades in MGM Resorts International (MGM) and Boyd Gaming (BYD)

It seems some traders are expecting bad things in the casino sector, as they double down on puts in two big names this morning.  The first put buy was seen in MGM Resorts International (MGM), and that was followed by

Big Option Trader Plays with Activsion Blizzard (ATVI)

It’s been a busy week for unusual options trades so far this week, but will it continue into Wednesday?  Well it’s too early to tell yet, but we have seen a couple interesting trades, with one being in the options

Option Trader Hits The Call Buy Button on Ebay (EBAY)

It’s been a slow morning for unusual, large options trades, but we did see on very large call buyer come into EBAY Inc. (EBAY), just before 10 am today, Thursday August 14. The trader has a strong “feeling” that Ebay,

Very Healthy Call Buy in Kindred Healthcare (KND) Today

You know how much we love BIG call option buys in little known, thinly traded stocks. So we were happy to see this very large buy in Kindred Healthcare (KND) this morning. One trader bought 2,148 November $20 calls in

Big Call Buyer Pings Ciena Corporation (CIEN)

You know how much we love BIG call buys in tech companies. Well there was just a very large one seen in China based Ciena Corporation (CIEN) this morning. Just a little while ago we saw a trader buy 5,076

Nucor Corp (NUE) Attracts Huge Call Buy

The markets are taking off again today, and so too are the unusual call option buys.  One very large call buy that caught our attention today was in Nucor Corp (NUE). One big trader just bought 7,591 October $52.50 calls

Very Large Call Buyer Hits JD.com (JD)

You know how much we love BIG call option buys in little known foreign companies. Well there was just a very large one seen in China based JD.com (JD) this morning. Just a little while ago we saw a trader

Cenovus Energy (CVE) Attracts LARGE Call Buyer

We love big call buys on weakness in a stock, or the market in general. And thre was just one seen in Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE) today. Just a little while ago we saw a trader buy 3,971 September $30

Another Unusual Call Buy in Vulcan Materials Corp (VMC)

We love unusual call buys, but we really LOVE repeat unusual call buys. And that’s the case for Vulcan Materials Corporation (VMC) today. Back on July 24th we wrote about a BIG call buy in the November $70 calls for

Unusual Options Trade: B/E Aerospace (BEAV), Great Plains (GPRE), Discovery Communications (DISCA)

It’s all sunshine and lollipops in the markets today, and the options players are getting in on the bullish action.  There have been several unusually large call trades so far today, including call buys in B/E Aerospace (BEAV), Great Plains