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.
Jive Software (JIVE): More than 6,500 December 12.50 calls were bought for $0.25 to $0.60 as investors look for the stock to bounce. JIVE rose 2.26 percent to $11.33.
Delphi Automotive (DLPH): An investor sold 1,500 November 55 calls for $2.30 and rolled them to the December 57.50s, which they bought for $1.60. They collected a credit of $0.70 and now have an additional month of upside exposure. DLPH rose 1.06 percent to $57.56.
iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF (ITB): Some 20,000 November 23 calls were bought, mostly for $0.05, as investors look for homebuilders to rally into the close today. Yesterday saw similar activity in individual stocks in the industry. ITB rose 0.51 percent to $22.78.