Tag Archives: calls

Interesting Call Buys in Kate Spade & Co (KATE), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF)

Wednesday options trading was sloppy at times but there were a couple very large unusual options trades to talk about.  Two of the bigger call buys were seen in Kate Spade & Co (KATE) and Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF).

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 Options Trade on Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI)

There was an unusually large call buy in Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) around 10:30 am this morning.  A trader purchased 5,000 of the January 2016 $50 calls, at the ask price of $2.65.  That puts the total investment value at $1,325,000, a rather

Gulfport Energy Corporation Sees Huge Call Buy (GPOR)


The energy sector is heating up and Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR) just got hotter, with one investor making a big bet on the OCT $67.50 call options.  The trader bought over 3800 OCT $67.50 calls, paying $3.20 to $3.40 per call.

Blackhawk Network Holdings Sees Unusual Option Buy (HAWK)


Here’s another unusual option buy to take to the bank, this time in the calls of Blackhawk Network Holdings (HAWK).  While it’s been trending higher since early June, one investor thinks it is going much higher.  They bought more than 800

Green Dot Corporation Sees Unusual Call Buy Today (GDOT)


Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) is seeing 8 times usual options volume today, as one investor bought 945 August $22.5 calls at 45 cents a piece.  GDOT has now seen 1404 of the Aug $22.5 calls trade today, and the Aug

Big Option Trade In El Paso Pipeline Partners (EPB)


Someone made a big bet in El Paso Pipeline Partners (EPB) today, buying 6,495 Dec $45 calls in EPB around 2pm today.  This is some impressive and unusual volume in EPB options. The open interest in the Dec 45’s prior to

Big Call Option Bet on ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN)


An unusual trader has placed some large bets on ManpowerGroup (MAN) early this morning right after the market opened.  The trader bought to open 1,000 July $85 calls at the ask for a price of $1.15.  This is a good

Unusual Large Call Buy In CIT Group (NYSE:CIT)


It always pays to watch what the smart money is doing in the options markets, and CIT Group (CIT) just saw an unusual investor buy 1700 + OCT $48 calls at 97 cents this morning. CIT Group (CIT) is currently

Call Options Snapped Up on American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)


A good sized bet was just placed on American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) with the purchase of over 3,000 August $12 calls just after 1:30 pm.  This was an opening trade, and some 2 times usual volume in AEO options. American Eagle