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.
Urban Outfitters (URBN): More than 5,000 September 43 calls have been purchased, mostly for $1, as investors look for the retailer to push higher. URBN rose 1.94 percent to $42.77.
Facebook (FB): Volume surged in the 8,700 October 42 calls and the October 46 calls as investors position for further upside in the social-media stock. FB rose 2.30 percent to $41.48.
Sina (SINA): A block of 3,000 September 70 calls was bought for $9.55 but volume was below open interest at the strike. SINA rose 2.28 percent to $79.94.