Largest option trades in equities

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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.

Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO) Some 5,700 January 15 calls were purchased, mostly for $0.45 as investors look for upside in the share price. HALO rose 5.06 percent to $13.29. (See related post on InsideOptions Pro)

Louisiana Pacific (LPX): Some 3,300 January 17 in-the-money calls were purchased, mostly for $1.20, as investors look for the lumber stock to rally. LPX rose 2.43 percent to $17.73.

iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF (ITB): Some 3,000 January 23 calls were purchased, mostly for $0.80, as investors anticipate upside in the industry. ITB rose 1.28 percent to $22.86.



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