10 information technology stocks whale activity in today’s session

This whale alert can help traders spot the next big trading opportunities.

Whales are big money entities and we track their transactions here at Benzinga on our options activity scanner.

Traders often look for circumstances where the market estimate of an option deviates from its normal value. Abnormal amounts of trading activity could drive option prices to excessive or below-average levels.

The following are some examples of options activity in the information technology sector:

symbol PUT/CALL commercial type feeling Ext. date exercise price total commercial price open interest volume
AAPL PLACE SWEEP BEARY 08/12/22 $162.50 $50,200 16.1K 38.8K
AMD CALL ACT BULLISH 08/12/22 $100.00 $58,700 5.6K 16.4K
NVDA PLACE ACT BEARY 09/16/22 $175.00 $2.8 million 8.9K 3.7K
CRM PLACE ACT BULLISH 08/19/22 $190.00 $27,100 3.9K 3.7K
FSLR PLACE ACT BULLISH 09/02/22 $100.00 $496,300 62 3.0K
u CALL SWEEP BULLISH 08/12/22 $55.00 $28,000 1.0K 2.5K
TXN PLACE ACT BEARY 09/16/22 $180.00 $25,400 479 1.8K
Q PLACE SWEEP BEARY 01/20/23 $75.00 $28,600 10.8K 1.7K
HCV CALL ACT NEUTRAL 03/17/23 $3.00 $35,400 17 926
IN PLACE ACT BULLISH 08/19/22 $62.00 $31,200 1.4K 894

explanation

These detailed elaborations were created using the adjacent table.

• With reference to AAPL AAPLwe observe a place possibility sweep With bearish Feeling. It expires in 4 day(s). August 12, 2022. parties traded 461 Contract(s) at a $162.50 hit. This particular put had to be split into 16 different trades in order to be filled. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $50,200with a price of $109.0 per contract. There was 16131 open contracts on this strike before today and today 38898 Contracts were bought and sold.

• With reference to AMD AMDwe observe a Phone call possibility act With bullish Feeling. It expires in 4 day(s). August 12, 2022. parties traded 220 Contract(s) at a $100.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $58,700with a price of $267.0 per contract. There was 5651 open contracts on this strike before today and today 16421 Contracts were bought and sold.

• To the NVDA NVDAwe notice a place possibility act that happens bearishexpires in 39 day(s). 09/16/2022. This event was a broadcast from 2400 Contract(s) at a $175.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $2.8 millionwith a price of $1195.0 per contract. There was 8965 open contracts on this strike before today and today 3796 Contracts were bought and sold.

• With reference to CRM CRMwe observe a place possibility act With bullish Feeling. It expires in 11 day(s). August 19, 2022. parties traded 59 Contract(s) at a $190.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $27,100with a price of $460.0 per contract. There was 3988 open contracts on this strike before today and today 3711 Contracts were bought and sold.

• To the FSLR FSLRwe notice a place possibility act that happens bullishexpires in 25 day(s). September 2, 2022. This event was a broadcast from 2298 Contract(s) at a $100.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $496,300with a price of $216.0 per contract. There was 62 open contracts on this strike before today and today 3002 Contracts were bought and sold.

• To the u uwe notice a Phone call possibility sweep that happens bullishexpires in 4 day(s). August 12, 2022. This event was a broadcast from 99 Contract(s) at a $55.00 hit. This particular call had to be split into 4 different trades in order to be executed. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $28,000with a price of $283.0 per contract. There was 1027 open contracts on this strike before today and today 2504 Contracts were bought and sold.

• To the TXN TXNwe notice a place possibility act that happens bearishexpires in 39 day(s). 09/16/2022. This event was a broadcast from 50 Contract(s) at a $180.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $25,400with a price of $510.0 per contract. There was 479 open contracts on this strike before today and today 1805 Contracts were bought and sold.

• To the Q Qwe notice a place possibility sweep that happens bearishexpires in 165 day(s). January 20, 2023. This event was a broadcast from 30 Contract(s) at a $75.00 hit. This particular put had to be split into 5 different trades in order to be filled. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $28,600with a price of $955.0 per contract. There was 10836 open contracts on this strike before today and today 1737 Contracts were bought and sold.

• With reference to HCV HCVwe observe a Phone call possibility act With neutral Feeling. It expires in 221 day(s). March 17, 2023. parties traded 709 Contract(s) at a $3.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $35,400with a price of $50.0 per contract. There was 17 open contracts on this strike before today and today 926 Contracts were bought and sold.

• With reference to IN INwe observe a place possibility act With bullish Feeling. It expires in 11 day(s). August 19, 2022. parties traded 163 Contract(s) at a $62.00 hit. The total cost received from the writing party (or parties) was $31,200with a price of $192.0 per contract. There was 1444 open contracts on this strike before today and today 894 Contracts were bought and sold.

Option Warning Terminology
Call Contracts: The right to buy shares as specified in the contract.
Put Contracts: The right to sell shares as specified in the contract.
expiry date: When the contract expires. The contract must be implemented by this date if you want to use it.
Premium/option price: The price of the contract.

For more information see our Guide to understanding option alerts or read more about unusual option activity.

This article was created by Benzinga’s automated content engine and reviewed by an editor.

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