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.

Cheniere Energy (LNG): Blocks of 12,000 contracts each traded in the June 55 calls and the June 60 calls for $3.95 and $2.25, respectively, as investors positioned for upside in the natural-gas tanker stock. LNG rose 0.08 percent to $54.33.

Ambac Financial (AMBC): Some 3,000 August 35 calls were bought for $1.15 and $1.20 as investors looked for the financial guarantor to rally. AMBC rose 1.41 percent to $28.86.

AT&T (T): Some 50,000 May 33 puts were sold for $0.07 and a matching number of May 34 puts were bought for $0.19 as an investor rolled a protective position on the telecom giant higher. T rose 0.39 percent to $35.82.

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