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Cellectis Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (CLLS)

Cellectis SA (NASDAQ:CLLS) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Investors acquired 405 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 710% compared to the typical volume of 50 call options. Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of CLLS. Sphera Funds Management LTD. grew its position in […]

Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Popular (BPOP)

Popular, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPOP) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 2,000 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 2,199% compared to the typical volume of 87 put options. A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in BPOP. The Manufacturers Life Insurance […]

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Realty Income Put Options (O)

Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors acquired 2,581 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 644% compared to the average daily volume of 347 put options. Shares of Realty Income (O) opened at $55.58 on Monday. The company has a […]

Coupa Software Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (COUP)

Coupa Software (NASDAQ:COUP) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 932 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,480% compared to the typical daily volume of 59 call options. Shares of Coupa Software (NASDAQ COUP) opened at $32.64 on Friday. Coupa Software has a one year […]

B&G Foods Target of Unusually High Options Trading (BGS)

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders acquired 13,470 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 13,237% compared to the typical volume of 101 put options. B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) opened at $33.50 on Friday. B&G Foods has a fifty-two week low of $29.50 and a […]

Traders Buy High Volume of OSI Systems Call Options (OSIS)

OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) saw unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 986 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,164% compared to the average volume of 78 call options. Shares of OSI Systems (OSIS) opened at $68.42 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $1,300.00, a […]

Synopsys Sees Unusually High Options Volume (SNPS)

Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock investors acquired 3,207 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 3,718% compared to the typical daily volume of 84 put options. Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) opened at $90.51 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.07, a […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Waste Connections Put Options (WCN)

Waste Connections Inc (NYSE:WCN) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 1,004 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 884% compared to the average daily volume of 102 put options. Shares of Waste Connections (WCN) opened at $68.66 on Friday. Waste Connections has a 52 week […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Fluor Put Options (FLR)

Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 1,250 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 762% compared to the average daily volume of 145 put options. Shares of Fluor (FLR) opened at $50.38 on Friday. Fluor has a 52 week low of $37.03 […]

Pacific Gas & Electric Target of Unusually High Options Trading (PCG)

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (NYSE:PCG) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Traders purchased 11,549 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,300% compared to the typical daily volume of 825 put options. Pacific Gas & Electric (NYSE:PCG) opened at $53.46 on Friday. The firm has a […]

Tailored Brands Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (TLRD)

Tailored Brands Inc (NYSE:TLRD) saw some unusual options trading on Thursday. Investors purchased 14,823 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 2,257% compared to the typical daily volume of 629 call options. Several research analysts recently issued reports on TLRD shares. ValuEngine cut Tailored Brands from a “buy” rating to a […]

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Fluor Put Options (FLR)

Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 1,250 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 762% compared to the average volume of 145 put options. Shares of Fluor (FLR) opened at $50.38 on Friday. Fluor has a 12 month low of $37.03 and […]

Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Vera Bradley (VRA)

Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) saw some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Investors bought 1,722 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 2,975% compared to the typical volume of 56 call options. In related news, EVP Kimberly F. Colby sold 170,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 28th. […]

TransUnion Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (TRU)

TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 1,267 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,524% compared to the typical volume of 78 put options. Several research analysts recently issued reports on TRU shares. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of TransUnion […]

Vantiv Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VNTV)

Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE:VNTV) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors purchased 482 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 677% compared to the average daily volume of 62 put options. Shares of Vantiv (VNTV) opened at $74.76 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio […]

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Convergys Call Options (CVG)

Convergys Corp (NYSE:CVG) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders bought 602 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,080% compared to the typical daily volume of 51 call options. Convergys (NYSE CVG) opened at $23.58 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.60, a […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Public Service Enterprise Group Call Options (PEG)

Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (NYSE:PEG) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Traders purchased 15,055 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 4,518% compared to the average daily volume of 326 call options. Shares of Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG) opened at $51.93 on Friday. The stock […]

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Packaging Corp Of America (PKG)

Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) was the target of unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock traders bought 2,244 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,087% compared to the typical volume of 189 call options. Shares of Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE PKG) opened at $118.34 on Friday. The company has […]

Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Dynegy (DYN)

Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders acquired 2,551 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 814% compared to the typical daily volume of 279 put options. Shares of Dynegy (NYSE DYN) opened at $11.31 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.46, a current […]

Short Interest in SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Intl Treasury Bd (BWX) Expands By 58.4%

SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Intl Treasury Bd (BMV:BWX) was the target of a large growth in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 934,427 shares, a growth of 58.4% from the October 31st total of 589,947 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 426,057 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

iPath Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN (JO) Short Interest Update

iPath Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN (NYSEARCA:JO) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 185,353 shares, a decline of 77.2% from the October 31st total of 813,780 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 266,084 shares, […]

Post Target of Unusually High Options Trading (POST)

Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Investors acquired 6,202 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 822% compared to the average volume of 673 call options. Post (NYSE POST) opened at $77.55 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $5,193.08, a PE […]

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Medical Properties Trust Call Options (MPW)

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 1,776 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,256% compared to the average volume of 131 call options. Shares of Medical Properties Trust (NYSE MPW) opened at $13.52 on Friday. Medical Properties Trust […]

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Barnes & Noble Education (BNED)

Barnes & Noble Education Inc (NYSE:BNED) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 441 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 748% compared to the average volume of 52 call options. Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research […]

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Melco Crown Entertainment Call Options (MLCO)

Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Traders bought 14,660 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,359% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,005 call options. Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. […]