Sentiment appears to be shifting in Tyson (TSN). Call buyers were seen actively working the stock Tuesday when shares were near $9.31. TSN is up 36 cents to $10.14 and Jan 2010 puts at the $10 strike are actively traded. 4,481 contracts so far, compared to 575 of existing open interest. One trader bought 900 for $2.20. Most of the trades have been in smaller size, with 81 percent hitting ask-side of the bid-ask spread.
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