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.

Jive Software (JIVE): More than 6,500 December 12.50 calls were bought for $0.25 to $0.60 as investors look for the stock to bounce. JIVE rose 2.26 percent to $11.33.

Delphi Automotive (DLPH): An investor sold 1,500 November 55 calls for $2.30 and rolled them to the December 57.50s, which they bought for $1.60. They collected a credit of $0.70 and now have an additional month of upside exposure. DLPH rose 1.06 percent to $57.56.

iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF (ITB): Some 20,000 November 23 calls were bought, mostly for $0.05, as investors look for homebuilders to rally into the close today. Yesterday saw similar activity in individual stocks in the industry. ITB rose 0.51 percent to $22.78.



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