Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Option Chain

VZ 
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Industry: Public Utilities
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Call and put options are quoted in a table called a chain sheet. The chain sheet shows the price, volume and open interest for each option strike price and expiration month.

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Option Chain for Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Calls "Calls" is an option that gives the holder the right to buy the underlying asset. Last "Last Sale" is the most recent trade. Chg "Change" is the difference between a day's last trade and the previous day's last trade. Bid "Bid" is the price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the contect of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spread which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price. Ask "Ask" is the quoted ask, or the lowest price an investor will accept to sell a stock. Practically speaking, this is the quoted offer at which an investor can buy shares of stock; also called the offer price. Vol "Volume" is the daily number of shares of a security that change hands between a buyer and a seller. Also known as volume traded. Open Int "Open Interest" is the total number of derivatives contracts traded that have not yet been liquidated either by an offsetting derivative transaction or by delivery. Root Strike "Strike" is the index value at which the buyer of the option can buy or sell the underlying stock index. The strike index is converted to a dollar value by multiplying by the option's contract multiple. Puts "Put" is an option granting the right to sell the underlying futures contract. Opposite of a call. Last "Last Sale" is the most recent trade. Chg "Change" is the difference between a day's last trade and the previous day's last trade. Bid "Bid" is the price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the contect of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spread which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price. Ask "Ask" is the quoted ask, or the lowest price an investor will accept to sell a stock. Practically speaking, this is the quoted offer at which an investor can buy shares of stock; also called the offer price. Vol "Volume" is the daily number of shares of a security that change hands between a buyer and a seller. Also known as volume traded. Open Int "Open Interest" is the total number of derivatives contracts traded that have not yet been liquidated either by an offsetting derivative transaction or by delivery.
May 08, 2015 5.50 4.35 4.70 0 1 VZ 45 May 08, 2015 0.02 0.07 0 94
May 08, 2015 3.85 4.25 0 VZ 45.5 May 08, 2015 0.08 0
May 08, 2015 3.35 3.75 0 VZ 46 May 08, 2015 0.01 0.08 0 43
May 08, 2015 3.70 2.85 3.20 0 50 VZ 46.5 May 08, 2015 0.02 0.08 0 33
May 08, 2015 2.55 2.35 2.71 0 0 VZ 47 May 08, 2015 0.02 0.08 0 72
May 08, 2015 2.79 1.85 2.18 0 45 VZ 47.5 May 08, 2015 0.14 0.08 0 226
May 08, 2015 1.60 -0.94 1.48 1.70 120 156 VZ 48 May 08, 2015 0.06 0.03 0 413
May 08, 2015 1.08 -0.97 0.95 1.20 170 331 VZ 48.5 May 08, 2015 0.07 0.04 0 364
May 08, 2015 0.60 -0.54 0.71 0.75 111 700 VZ 49 May 08, 2015 0.12 0.08 0.07 0.09 451 426
May 08, 2015 0.27 -0.48 0.33 0.36 395 944 VZ 49.5 May 08, 2015 0.25 0.16 0.18 0.21 101 352
May 08, 2015 0.07 -0.29 0.10 0.11 212 2581 VZ 50 May 08, 2015 0.52 0.26 0.43 0.49 139 693
May 08, 2015 0.03 -0.10 0.01 0.03 211 2715 VZ 50.5 May 08, 2015 0.96 0.45 0.84 0.89 319 411
May 08, 2015 0.01 -0.03 0.01 0.03 189 930 VZ 51 May 08, 2015 1.48 0.78 1.32 1.50 29 273
May 08, 2015 0.07 0.07 0 109 VZ 51.5 May 08, 2015 1.12 1.28 2.16 0 10
May 08, 2015 0.05 0.08 0 32 VZ 52 May 08, 2015 1.81 2.70 0
May 08, 2015 0.03 0.08 0 54 VZ 52.5 May 08, 2015 2.31 3.20 0
May 08, 2015 0.06 0 VZ 53 May 08, 2015 2.55 3.70 0
May 08, 2015 0.08 0 VZ 53.5 May 08, 2015 3.05 4.20 0
May 08, 2015 0.08 0 VZ 54 May 08, 2015 3.55 4.70 0
May 08, 2015 0.07 0 VZ 54.5 May 08, 2015 4.05 5.20 0
May 15, 2015 5.22 4.35 4.70 0 16 VZ 45 May 15, 2015 0.02 0.02 0.03 50 14706
May 15, 2015 3.85 4.25 0 VZ 45.5 May 15, 2015 0.03 0.02 0.04 2 53
May 15, 2015 4.00 3.35 3.75 0 190 VZ 46 May 15, 2015 0.03 0.02 0.04 0 16481
May 15, 2015 2.89 3.25 0 VZ 46.5 May 15, 2015 0.05 0.03 0.05 0 390
May 15, 2015 2.79 -0.36 2.41 2.73 3 159 VZ 47 May 15, 2015 0.06 0.01 0.04 0.07 11 21947
May 15, 2015 2.78 1.94 2.24 0 51 VZ 47.5 May 15, 2015 0.08 0.06 0.09 0 497
May 15, 2015 1.57 -0.65 1.48 1.77 14 2029 VZ 48 May 15, 2015 0.10 0.03 0.09 0.11 136 18154
May 15, 2015 1.30 1.09 1.33 0 25 VZ 48.5 May 15, 2015 0.18 0.09 0.14 0.16 76 3437
May 15, 2015 0.83 -0.46 0.89 0.92 3725 34465 VZ 49 May 15, 2015 0.27 0.11 0.24 0.26 3249 9792
May 15, 2015 0.54 -0.35 0.52 0.59 369 6193 VZ 49.5 May 15, 2015 0.47 0.20 0.39 0.42 185 709
May 15, 2015 0.28 -0.31 0.30 0.32 1156 81720 VZ 50 May 15, 2015 0.70 0.29 0.64 0.67 439 3508
May 15, 2015 0.13 -0.18 0.13 0.16 134 15784 VZ 50.5 May 15, 2015 0.85 0.25 0.97 1.01 16 579
May 15, 2015 0.06 -0.08 0.06 0.07 22 3414 VZ 51 May 15, 2015 1.01 1.35 1.70 0 301
May 15, 2015 0.05 -0.06 0.02 0.06 7 1266 VZ 51.5 May 15, 2015 1.13 1.58 2.18 0 76
May 15, 2015 0.06 0.01 0.04 0 212 VZ 52 May 15, 2015 2.20 0.75 1.82 2.67 4 87
May 15, 2015 0.03 0.03 0 2362 VZ 52.5 May 15, 2015 3.10 1.05 2.32 3.20 2 410
May 15, 2015 0.02 0.03 0 5 VZ 53 May 15, 2015 2.78 3.70 0
May 15, 2015 0.01 0.03 0 5 VZ 53.5 May 15, 2015 3.25 4.20 0
May 15, 2015 0.03 0 VZ 54 May 15, 2015 3.75 4.70 0
May 15, 2015 0.03 0 VZ 54.5 May 15, 2015 4.25 5.20 0
May 22, 2015 5.55 4.40 4.75 0 72 VZ 45 May 22, 2015 0.04 -0.09 0.04 0.11 102 10
May 22, 2015 3.90 4.30 0 VZ 45.5 May 22, 2015 0.13 0.01 0.10 0 20
May 22, 2015 3.40 3.80 0 VZ 46 May 22, 2015 0.05 0.02 0.11 0 125
May 22, 2015 2.94 3.30 0 VZ 46.5 May 22, 2015 0.18 0.02 0.12 0 80
May 22, 2015 3.25 2.47 2.78 0 58 VZ 47 May 22, 2015 0.19 0.03 0.14 0 51
May 22, 2015 2.46 2.05 2.31 0 107 VZ 47.5 May 22, 2015 0.13 0.03 0.12 0.14 10 222
May 22, 2015 1.70 -0.72 1.82 1.86 10 94 VZ 48 May 22, 2015 0.17 0.05 0.17 0.19 2 174
May 22, 2015 1.29 -0.58 1.32 1.44 79 361 VZ 48.5 May 22, 2015 0.29 0.11 0.25 0.27 121 307
May 22, 2015 1.00 -0.41 0.83 1.05 42 522 VZ 49 May 22, 2015 0.41 0.14 0.36 0.50 65 200
May 22, 2015 0.58 -0.40 0.69 0.72 273 1011 VZ 49.5 May 22, 2015 0.63 0.33 0.53 0.58 227 123

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