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.
JP Morgan (JPM): About 10,000 July 35 calls traded, mostly for
$1.96, as investors look for upside in the share price. JPM rose
2.37 percent to $36.35.
Facebook (FB): More than 14,000 January 2014 25 puts were bought
for $4.70 as traders seek protection against a decline over the
long term. FB rose 3.23 percent to $32.87.
Bank of America (BAC): More than 15,000 July calls were purchased,
most of which priced for $0.34. While bullish, volume was below
open interest in the strike. BAC rose 0.77 percent to $7.88.