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Traders Buy High Volume of Dunkin Brands Group Put Options (DNKN)

Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors purchased 3,458 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 1,144% compared to the typical daily volume of 278 put options. Dunkin Brands Group stock opened at $68.84 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of […]

Total System Services Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (TSS)

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors bought 2,123 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,106% compared to the typical volume of 176 call options. Shares of Total System Services opened at $87.65 on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio […]

Noodles & Co Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NDLS)

Noodles & Co (NASDAQ:NDLS) saw unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders acquired 1,113 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,084% compared to the average volume of 94 put options. In other Noodles & Co news, insider Susan Daggett sold 7,500 shares of Noodles & Co stock in a […]

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)

Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE) saw some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 3,455 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,709% compared to the typical daily volume of 191 put options. Several equities research analysts have weighed in on ICE shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $83.00 price […]

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Sees Unusually High Options Volume (IRWD)

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRWD) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors purchased 944 put options on the company. This is an increase of 973% compared to the average daily volume of 88 put options. In other news, Director Julie Mchugh sold 1,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Call Options on Jefferies Financial Group (JEF)

Jefferies Financial Group Inc (NYSE:JEF) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors acquired 1,023 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,361% compared to the typical volume of 70 call options. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Jefferies Financial Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” […]

Traders Purchase Large Volume of NeXt Innovation Corp common stock Call Options (GSVC)

NeXt Innovation Corp common stock (NASDAQ:GSVC) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders bought 663 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 729% compared to the typical daily volume of 80 call options. In other news, Director David S. Pottruck bought 15,000 shares of the company’s […]

ProShares UltraPro Shrt S&P 500 ProShrs (SPXU) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

ProShares UltraPro Shrt S&P 500 ProShrs (NYSEARCA:SPXU) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 645,236 shares, a decline of 78.7% from the May 15th total of 3,026,880 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,534,071 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Just Energy Group Inc (JE) Short Interest Up 47.2% in May

Just Energy Group Inc (NYSE:JE) (TSE:JE) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,586,967 shares, a growth of 47.2% from the May 15th total of 1,078,187 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 456,702 shares, the short-interest […]

Short Interest in AmeriCold Realty Trust (COLD) Decreases By 48.9%

AmeriCold Realty Trust (NYSE:COLD) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 664,708 shares, a decline of 48.9% from the May 15th total of 1,302,024 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 986,175 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.7 days. […]

Short Interest in JBG SMITH Properties (JBGS) Decreases By 41.7%

JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE:JBGS) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 788,882 shares, a decrease of 41.7% from the May 15th total of 1,353,259 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 499,629 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Jacobs Engineering Group Sees Unusually High Options Volume (JEC)

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors purchased 1,311 put options on the company. This is an increase of 1,373% compared to the average volume of 89 put options. JEC has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Credit Suisse Group […]

TechnipFMC Sees Unusually High Options Volume (FTI)

TechnipFMC PLC (NYSE:FTI) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders purchased 3,516 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 1,042% compared to the average daily volume of 308 call options. FTI opened at $31.47 on Wednesday. TechnipFMC has a twelve month low of $24.53 and […]

Crestwood Equity Partners LP (CEQP) Short Interest Update

Crestwood Equity Partners LP (NYSE:CEQP) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,754,789 shares, a growth of 94.2% from the May 15th total of 903,568 shares. Currently, 3.7% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an […]

ABB Ltd (ABB) Short Interest Up 58.7% in May

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,475,144 shares, a growth of 58.7% from the May 15th total of 4,079,648 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,176,995 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. […]

Evolent Health Inc (EVH) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Evolent Health Inc (NYSE:EVH) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,640,881 shares, a decrease of 22.8% from the May 15th total of 13,790,058 shares. Approximately 15.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on […]

Ensco Plc (ESV) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 98,350,974 shares, a decrease of 3.4% from the May 15th total of 101,854,571 shares. Approximately 22.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an […]

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA) Short Interest Down 8.5% in May

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE:TEVA) was the target of a large decline in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 49,028,870 shares, a decline of 8.5% from the May 15th total of 53,599,101 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 12,341,076 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.0 […]

Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) Short Interest Up 77.8% in May

Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,685,813 shares, an increase of 77.8% from the May 15th total of 1,510,758 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 573,147 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.7 days. […]

Patterson Companies Target of Unusually High Options Trading (PDCO)

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) was the target of some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors bought 3,047 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 719% compared to the average volume of 372 call options. NASDAQ:PDCO opened at $22.46 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.80, a quick ratio of […]

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on La-Z-Boy (LZB)

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE:LZB) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Traders acquired 3,002 put options on the company. This is an increase of 907% compared to the average daily volume of 298 put options. La-Z-Boy opened at $33.15 on Tuesday, MarketBeat.com reports. La-Z-Boy has a fifty-two week low of $23.15 and […]

TechnipFMC Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (FTI)

TechnipFMC PLC (NYSE:FTI) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Monday. Traders purchased 3,516 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,042% compared to the average volume of 308 call options. In other news, Director John C. G. Oleary acquired 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction […]

Seattle Genetics Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (SGEN)

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock traders bought 1,202 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 797% compared to the typical volume of 134 put options. Shares of Seattle Genetics opened at $65.75 on Tuesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Seattle Genetics has a […]

Delphi Technologies Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (DLPH)

Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH) saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders purchased 803 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,415% compared to the average daily volume of 53 put options. Delphi Technologies opened at $51.26 on Tuesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Delphi Technologies has a 1-year low of $38.00 […]

Traders Buy High Volume of Photronics Call Options (PLAB)

Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders acquired 535 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 855% compared to the typical volume of 56 call options. Shares of Photronics opened at $8.40 on Tuesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The company has a market cap of […]