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.

General Electric (GE): An investor purchased 70,000 November 23 calls for $0.18, looking for the industrial stock to push higher. GE fell 0.33 percent to $20.99.

Sirius XM Radio (SIRI): More than 20,000 January 2014 2 calls were bought for $0.63, but volume was far below open interest at the strike. SIRI rose 1.46 percent to $2.43.

Bank of America (BAC): Investors bought almost 12,000 September 8 calls for $0.23, looking for the U.S. lender to rally. BAC fell 0.27 percent to $7.70.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options

Referenced Stocks: BAC , GE , SIRI

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