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McDonalds Corp (MCD) $96.55 -1.28%

Heavy selling in McDonald’s calls as shares drop $1.30 to $96.50. The stock is down after the company detailed its turnaround strategy and S&P downgraded McDonald’s credit rating to A- from A. 73K calls and 34K puts traded, which is more than double daily average for the fast food giant. The top trade is a [...]

May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments More

McDonalds Corp (MCD) $97.10 +0.28%

McDonald’s call options are actively traded today. The stock is up 19c to $97.02 and a buyer pays up to $1.72 per contract on 14K Jun 100 calls on the fast food company. 15,672 traded at that strike against 29,140 in open interest. More recent trades in McDonald’s options include a sweep of 1,491 May [...]

April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

McDonalds Corp (MCD) $98.23 +3.54%

Early options action in McDonald’s as shares lead the Dow to a 40-point gain. The stock is up 3.1% to $97.90 and the best gainer in the industrial average after the company posted weaker earnings and revenues, but unveiled a turnaround plan. 4,700 calls and 3,380 puts already traded in the options on the fast [...]

April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Exelixis Inc (EXEL) $3.07 +1.99%

Exelixis attracts higher call volume. The stock is up 8 cents to $3.09 and 3,090 Jun 3.5 calls on the biotech are swept for 65 cents across multiple exchanges when the market was 55 to 65 cents. Then a buyer pays 70 cents per contract for a 5000-lot. 8,316 traded at that strike and the [...]

April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments More

McDonalds Corp (MCD) $96.52 -0.94%

Opening call write in McDonald’s. The stock is off $1 to $96.46 after gaining 4% in the first quarter. An investor sells an 11,700-lot of Jun 100 calls on the fast food company at $1.71, to open. It might be part of an over-writing strategy against shares, which offer a relatively hefty dividend yield of [...]

April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc (HOT) $86.18 +5.56%

Fast action in Starwood Hotels. The stock is up 5.8% to $86.40 on volume of 7.2 million shares and well off session lows of $80.72 per share. 14,000 calls and 2,900 puts traded on the hotel operator. 5770 Apr 82.5 calls traded in the name. Apr 80, Apr 87.5, Apr 90 calls are the next [...]

March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Yahoo Inc (YHOO) $44.39 -0.07%

Active trading in Yahoo Weekly calls. The stock has given up early gains and is down a nickel to $44.37. More than 9,600 Weekly (3/27) 45 calls traded on the Internet company. Weekly (3/27) 45.5, Weekly (4/2) 45, and Weekly (4/24) 46.5 calls are the next most actives in the name. Total volume is 21,000 [...]

March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Put/Call Ratio Leaders* as of 3:00 PM

Symbol Name Puts Calls RealTime P/C Avg P/C ADTN ADTRAN Inc 6,902 23 300.09 0.14 ROVI Rovi Corporation 2,639 28 94.25 2.68 AEGR Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc 5,564 104 53.50 0.30 CX Cemex SaB De Cv 11,927 264 45.18 1.07 NOAH Noah Holdings Limited 12,691 282 45.00 0.74 FAST Fastenal Co 9,296 218 42.64 1.51 MAS [...]

March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments More

McDonalds Corp (MCD) $95.82 +0.91%

Big trade in McDonald’s appears to roll a bullish position. The stock is up $1 to $95.95 and an investor is apparently selling-to-close 42,754 Mar 97 calls on the fast food company at 75 cents while buying a new position in Jun 97.5 calls for $3.20, 24654X. The Mar calls probably close from a couple [...]

March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Yum Brands Inc (YUM) $80.66 -1.39%

Big print in Yum Brands. With the stock down $1.34 to $80.46, an investor pays 60 cents per contract for a 10000-lot of Jul 65 puts on the fast food restaurant operator. It’s opening and the bearish activity comes a few days after a player was selling sizable May 82.5 – 85 call spreads on [...]

March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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