Largest option buying in equities so far


Nearing the halfway mark in today's session, here are the individual equity names with the most call and put buying on optionMONSTER's ActionTracker data system.

MGM Resorts International (MGM): More than 5,000 January 20 calls were bought for $0.40 as investors wager on a rally in the casino stock. MGM fell 3.36 percent to $14.51.

ExactTarget (ET): More than 5,000 July 30 puts were bought, mostly for $0.10, as investors positioned for downside in the share price. ET fell 0.06 percent to $33.67.

Groupon (GRPN): Some 6,250 January 3.50 puts were bought for $0.15 but volume was below open interest at the strike. GRPN fell 0.14 percent to $6.99.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options

Referenced Stocks: MGM

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