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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).
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
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
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.
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 (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
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
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
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