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.
Comcast (CMCSA): Some 12,000 January 45 calls were purchased,
mostly for $1.26, as investors look for upside in the share
price. CMCSA fell 0.52 percent to $42.22.
Intel (INTC): A block of 7,000 September 20 puts was sold for
$0.05 and an equal number of September 25 calls was purchased for
$0.03. The trade resulted in a credit of $0.02 and will profit
from rally in the chip maker. INTC declined 0.05 percent to
Facebook (FB): More than 17,000 September 42 calls were
purchased, mostly for $1.51, as investors look for upside in the
social-media stock. FB rose 0.15 percent to $41.34.
: I OWN INTC CALLS
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