Largest option trades in equities
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.
Cheniere Energy (LNG): Blocks of 12,000 contracts each traded in the June 55 calls and the June 60 calls for $3.95 and $2.25, respectively, as investors positioned for upside in the natural-gas tanker stock. LNG rose 0.08 percent to $54.33.
Ambac Financial (AMBC): Some 3,000 August 35 calls were bought for $1.15 and $1.20 as investors looked for the financial guarantor to rally. AMBC rose 1.41 percent to $28.86.
AT&T (T): Some 50,000 May 33 puts were sold for $0.07 and a matching number of May 34 puts were bought for $0.19 as an investor rolled a protective position on the telecom giant higher. T rose 0.39 percent to $35.82.