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.
Sprint Nextel (S): More than 59,000 November 6 calls were purchased
for $0.05 to $0.07 as investors position for upside in the share
price. S rose 0.44 percent to $5.72.
Anadarko Petroleum (APC): More than 15,000 November 82.50 calls
were bought, mostly for $0.23, as investors look for the energy
stock to rally. APC rose 1.94 percent to $70.48.
General Electric (GE): A block of 10,000 January 2014 17 puts were
bought for $0.77 but volume was below open interest at the strike.
GE rose 0.27 percent to $22.70.
Bank of America (BAC): Almost 45,000 November 10 calls were
purchased, mostly for $0.26 and $0.27, as traders position for the
stock to keep climbing. BAC rose 1.06 percent to $9.54.