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Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH)

eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:EHTH) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Investors purchased 3,222 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 150% compared to the typical volume of 1,288 call options. EHTH traded down $15.65 on Wednesday, reaching $101.25. 4,378,108 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average […]

TAL Education Group Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSE:TAL)

TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL) saw unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders purchased 44,755 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,070% compared to the typical daily volume of 3,825 call options. Shares of NYSE:TAL traded down $4.82 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $51.00. The stock had a trading volume of […]

Tallgrass Energy Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSE:TGE)

Tallgrass Energy LP (NYSE:TGE) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 2,154 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,263% compared to the typical daily volume of 158 put options. A number of brokerages recently weighed in on TGE. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Tallgrass Energy from a […]

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Blueprint Medicines Put Options (NASDAQ:BPMC)

Blueprint Medicines Corp (NASDAQ:BPMC) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Traders acquired 3,106 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 2,308% compared to the typical volume of 129 put options. Shares of NASDAQ BPMC opened at $65.26 on Wednesday. Blueprint Medicines has a fifty-two week low of $43.29 […]

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on FMC (NYSE:FMC)

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) saw unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 689 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 884% compared to the typical daily volume of 70 put options. A number of equities analysts recently commented on FMC shares. Susquehanna Bancshares lifted their target price on shares […]

Prologis Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:PLD)

Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Traders purchased 3,928 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 994% compared to the typical daily volume of 359 put options. Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Hartline Investment Corp acquired a […]

Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on TechnipFMC (NYSE:FTI)

TechnipFMC PLC (NYSE:FTI) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors purchased 1,053 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 749% compared to the typical volume of 124 call options. In other TechnipFMC news, Director Olivier Piou bought 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, […]

Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Callaway Golf (NYSE:ELY)

Callaway Golf Co (NYSE:ELY) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders acquired 722 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 711% compared to the average daily volume of 89 put options. Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Jones Lang LaSalle Put Options (NYSE:JLL)

Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (NYSE:JLL) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors acquired 458 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 781% compared to the typical daily volume of 52 put options. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. […]

Traders Buy Large Volume of Radian Group Put Options (NYSE:RDN)

Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN) saw unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 688 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 709% compared to the average daily volume of 85 put options. In related news, EVP Edward J. Hoffman sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred […]

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on KKR & Co Inc (NYSE:KKR)

KKR & Co Inc (NYSE:KKR) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 8,122 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 587% compared to the average volume of 1,182 put options. Shares of NYSE:KKR opened at $24.12 on Wednesday. KKR & Co Inc has a fifty-two […]

China Life Insurance Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSE:LFC)

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (NYSE:LFC) saw some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Traders acquired 1,200 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 700% compared to the average volume of 150 call options. Several analysts have weighed in on LFC shares. ValuEngine lowered China Life Insurance from a “hold” rating to […]

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Ball (NYSE:BLL)

Ball Co. (NYSE:BLL) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 2,554 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,296% compared to the average volume of 183 call options. In other Ball news, Chairman John A. Hayes sold 17,920 shares of the business’s stock in a […]

China Biologic Products Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NASDAQ:CBPO)

China Biologic Products Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CBPO) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 1,094 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,637% compared to the average volume of 63 call options. Shares of CBPO opened at $100.00 on Wednesday. China Biologic Products has a twelve month low […]

Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Ryder System (NYSE:R)

Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders acquired 1,250 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 942% compared to the average volume of 120 call options. R has been the topic of several analyst reports. Stephens reduced their price objective on shares […]

Baozun Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NASDAQ:BZUN)

Baozun Inc (NASDAQ:BZUN) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders bought 4,862 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 632% compared to the average daily volume of 664 put options. BZUN opened at $28.91 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $29.26 […]

Sunrun Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NASDAQ:RUN)

Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Traders purchased 6,851 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 726% compared to the typical daily volume of 829 call options. Shares of NASDAQ RUN opened at $10.57 on Wednesday. Sunrun has a fifty-two week low of $7.84 […]

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Ryder System (NYSE:R)

Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors bought 1,080 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 640% compared to the average daily volume of 146 put options. Shares of R stock opened at $27.33 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is […]

Mueller Water Products Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:MWA)

Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors purchased 378 call options on the company. This is an increase of 552% compared to the typical volume of 58 call options. Shares of MWA stock opened at $8.16 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average price […]

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of ProShares Short S&P500 Call Options (NYSEARCA:SH)

ProShares Short S&P500 (NYSEARCA:SH) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders bought 4,966 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 50% compared to the typical volume of 3,310 call options. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Sound Income Strategies LLC increased its […]

ABB Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:ABB)

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders bought 3,466 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 130% compared to the typical volume of 1,506 call options. ABB has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Barclays restated a “buy” […]

Aptiv Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:APTV)

Aptiv PLC (NYSE:APTV) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Investors bought 10,767 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,351% compared to the typical volume of 742 call options. Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. KeyCorp cut their price objective on Aptiv from $100.00 […]

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Western Midstream Partners (NYSE:WES)

Western Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:WES) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 2,478 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 270% compared to the average daily volume of 669 call options. Several brokerages have commented on WES. Stifel Nicolaus dropped their price target on […]

Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on Meredith (NYSE:MDP)

Meredith Co. (NYSE:MDP) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 2,273 call options on the company. This is an increase of 360% compared to the typical volume of 494 call options. Shares of Meredith stock traded up $1.49 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $13.22. The company’s stock had […]

DCP Midstream Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:DCP)

DCP Midstream LP (NYSE:DCP) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 4,769 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 220% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,490 call options. A number of research firms have commented on DCP. SunTrust Banks began coverage on shares of DCP Midstream […]