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.
NRG Energy (NRG): Traders purchased about 10,000 December 24 calls,
looking for continued upside in the share price. NRG rose 1.61
percent to $23.11.
Lamar Advertising (LAMR): A block of 5,000 December 41 calls was
purchased for $0.20 as investors look for the stock to push higher.
LAMR rose 1.32 percent to $40.25.
Bank of America (BAC): Almost 11,000 February 10 puts were bought
for $0.33 as investors brace for downside in the financial giant.
BAC rose 0.47 percent to $10.59.