Fastenal (FAST) is off 32 cents to $43.59 and a sweep buyer opened a position in 4900 Sep 44 puts on the Winona, MI industrial and construction products company 90 minutes ago. ISEE data confirm that a customer bought, to open for 15 cents when the stock was trading for $44.10. The market is now 40 to 55 cents and 5,486 traded (at a VWAP of 16.7 cents) against 730 in open interest. The contract expires after today. (First posted at 11:00 EST — Sign up and get alerts like this throughout the trading day — WhatsTrading.com Premium. Try for only $7.)
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