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.
Linn (LNCO): More than 6,000 September 31 calls were sold for $0.40 as investors bet further upside will be limited in the energy stock. LNCO rose 0.11 percent to $30.61.
Youku Tudou (YOKU): More than 2,500 September 23 calls were purchased for $1.10 to $1.21 as investors position for upside before the next earnings report on Aug. 19. YOKU rose 0.09 percent to $22.25.
Hertz (HTZ): More than 11,000 December 33 calls were purchased, mostly for $1.20, as investors look for upside in the share price. HTZ rose 1.88 percent to $29.52.
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