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10 Consumer Discretionary Stocks With Unusual Options Alerts In Today's Session

Benzinga Insights
·2 min read

This unusual options alert can help traders track potentially big trading opportunities. Traders often look for circumstances when the market estimation of an option diverges away from its normal worth. Unusual trading activity could push option prices to hyperbolic or underperforming levels.

Here's the list of some unusual options activity happening in today's session:

 

Symbol

PUT/CALL

Trade Type

Sentiment

Expiration Date

DTE

Strike Price

Size

Trade Count

Total Trade Price

Option Price

Open Interest

Volume

NIO

CALL

SWEEP

BEARISH

November 6, 2020

0

41.0

374

21

33136.4

0.88

8839

28181

CCL

PUT

SWEEP

BULLISH

April 16, 2021

161

12.5

419

5

92599.0

2.21

6881

593

ANF

CALL

SWEEP

BULLISH

December 18, 2020

42

16.0

200

11

35000.0

1.75

39

14227

TSLA

PUT

TRADE

BULLISH

March 19, 2021

133

200.0

241

1

89194.1

3.70

5945

27

AMZN

PUT

SWEEP

BEARISH

November 6, 2020

0

3250.0

445

3

70799.5

1.59

1504

10536

MLCO

CALL

SWEEP

BEARISH

November 20, 2020

14

16.0

375

22

28125.0

0.75

2924

379

LOW

CALL

TRADE

BULLISH

November 20, 2020

14

177.5

400

1

89200.0

2.23

406

427

SBUX

CALL

SWEEP

BULLISH

November 20, 2020

14

90.0

242

26

52005.8

2.15

4253

446

REAL

CALL

SWEEP

BULLISH

February 19, 2021

105

17.5

233

3

37303.3

1.60

431

333

F

PUT

SWEEP

BEARISH

January 15, 2021

70

7.0

1615

36

41990.0

0.26

141690

1733

How to Read:

This example has been constructed using the first row in the accompanying table.

For ticker NIO, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bearish and is expiring today. A trader bought 374 contract(s) at a $41.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 21 different trades to become filled. The trader or institution spent $33.1K on this trade with a price of $88.0 per contract. There were 8839 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 28181 contract(s) were bought and sold.

Options Alert Terminology

- Call Contracts: The right to buy shares as indicated in the contract.

- Put Contracts: The right to sell shares as indicated in the contract.

- Expiration Date: When the contract expires. One must act on the contract by this date if one wants to use it.

- Premium/Option Price: The price of the contract.

For a detailed explanation on how to understand options alerts, click here.
To read more news on unusual options activity, click here.

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