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.
Manitowoc (MTW): An even 8,000 January 22 calls were purchased for
$1.75 as an investor rolled a long position from the September 22
calls. He or she increased the size and extended the duration,
looking for continued upside in the share price. MTW fell 1.07
percent to $20.39.
Facebook (FB): Some 29,000 August 30 calls were purchased, mostly
for $0.22, as investors look for upside in the social-media stock.
FB rose 0.21 percent to $26.10.
Liberty Global (LBTYA): A block of 10,000 October 85 calls was
purchased for $2.40 but volume was below open interest at the
strike. LBTYA fell 1.38 percent to $80.24.
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