Option Volume Surges in Express, Inc (EXPR), LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD)

It was another hectic week in the ever crooked options markets, with several big options trades in well known names.  Three of the most interesting and/or unusual options trades this week were seen in Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR), LaSalle Hotel Properties

Crazy Call Options Buys in Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD)

It’s a boring flat day in the overall markets, but the insider options players are always here to make things interesting in the options market.  There have been several unusually large call trades so far today, including an unusual amount

Large Call Options Buy In Array Biopharma (ARRY) Friday

One “smart” trader (smart means insider trader usually) believes positive news is forthcoming soon in Array Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:ARRY) even on a day of relative market and stock weaknes.  On Friday, this “smart” trader just bought 5,140 November 2016 $6.00

Unusual Call Option Buys: Deutsche Bank (DB), Credit Suisse Group AG (CS), Michaels Companies (MIK), TrueCar Inc. (TRUE)

Tuesday was busy day in the unusual options buying, seeing a frenzy of late day unusual large call buys after days of put buying.  Four of the most interesting call buys were seen in shares of Deutsche Bank (DB), Credit

Unusual Call Buys: Southwestern Energy (SWN), Mondelez Intl(MDLZ), Darling Ingredients (DAR)

There has been a crap load of large, unusual put buys today, in some big names.  But there’s still a few interesting call buys to chew on too.  Three of the most interesting call buys so far this morning have

Unusual Options Trades: Scientific Games Corp (SGMS), Ally Financial (ALLY), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH)

The markets are looking pretty ugly this morning so far, but they should recover in the afternoon! The good news is the unusual call buys are even more unusual when the markets are down.  And we’ve picked up a few

Crazy Option Action: Expedia (EXPE), Himax Technologies (HIMX), Alibaba Group (BABA), ChemoCentryx (CCXI)

It’s been a pretty solid day of interesting, and very unusual option trades. There have been several unusual put buys but we’ll focus on the call buys as usual here at California Examiner. And we won’t disappoint, there’s been several

Milner Consolidated Silver Mines Ltd. (MCA) Provides Stock Options Incentive

Milner Consolidated Silver Mines Ltd. announced last month that it had granted incentive stock options to its subsidiary, company directors, and officers. This was done in accordance with the company’s Stock Option Plan. The options were provided to serve as

Wild Options Trades in Sunedison (SUNE), Repros Therapeutics (RPRX), Alcobra Ltd (ADHD)

Pretty mixed day, with put trades and call trades about equal.   But, of course, we prefer the interesting call buys.  Three unusual call buys were seen in Sunedison (SUNE), Repros Therapeutics Inc (RPRX), and in Alcobra Ltd (ADHD). Sunedison (SUNE)

Call Buyers Jump Into TECO Energy (TE),Colgate Palmolive (CL), Goodrich Petroleum (GDP)

It’s been a very busy morning of put buying by the smart money crowd.  However, we’ve noticed a few interesting call buys mixed in with those put trades. And when there is a lot of put activity, these unusual call