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.
Melco Crown Entertainment (MPEL): More than 9,000 October 32 calls
were bought, mostly for $0.65, as investors look for the Macau
casino company to keep running. MPEL rose 3.75 percent to $30.43.
Citigroup (C): More than 10,000 November 57.50 calls were
purchased, mostly for $0.35, as investors look for upside in the
share price. C rose 2.58 percent to $51.38.
Yahoo (YHOO): Traders snapped up the January 32 calls for $1.37 and
the January 34 calls for $0.85, but volume was below open interest
in both. YHOO rose 0.99 percent to $29.53.