Tag Archives: insider trading

Unusual Options Action in Oclaro, Inc (OCLR), Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX)

There were many unusual options trades on Thursday December 15, but we’ve got two of the most interesting ones.  The two options plays that really stood out were in Oclaro, Inc (OCLR) and Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX). First up was

Large Call Buys in TTM Technologies, Inc. (TTMI), Dean Foods Co (DF)

We’re back with a couple of interesting and unusualy large call buys from Monday’s trading.  A couple of different smart money (insider traders) were buying up calls in Dean Foods Co (DF) and TTM Technologies, Inc. (TTMI). The easy money

Large Call Option Trades in Arconic Inc (ARNC) and Flowers Foods Inc (FLO)

Plenty of interesting likely insider call option buying frenzy Friday December 9th with a large flow of calll buying seen in Arconic Inc (ARNC) and Flowers Foods Inc (FLO) on Friday, December 9th. The insider traders are looking to enjoy a

Unusually Large Call Option Buys in InvenSense Inc (INVN) Before Buyout Offer

It’s been a hectic December for unusual options trades, and Friday December 9th was no different, especially the call options. One of the most interesting ones this YEAR was unusually large and frequent call buys in InvenSense Inc (INVN). As

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals (ACAD) Options Trader Makes Quick Profit

Yesterday, we wrote about a “smart money” trader (aka someone with insider knowledge) buying up a huge lot of DEC $31 calls in ACADIA Pharmaceuticals (ACAD).  You can read that article here.   That smart trader bought 2527 DEC 31

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

Very Unusual Call Options: Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO), Joy Global (NYSE:JOY), DISH Network (DISH)

It’s been a crazy busy day of solid and interesting, and sometimes unusual option trades. There’s been a good number of put option trades that caught our eye, but again, we like to focus on the call buys here at

Unusual Friday Option Trade Profits In Avanir Pharmaceuticals (AVNR)

If you’ve seen the action in Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc (AVNR) today, you’ll know that insider trading is alive an well in America.  And the SEC continues to do little to nothing about it.  They are about as useful as Rob