16 days ago

Which stocks and ETFs have fetched the most total option premiums last week?

Unsurprisingly, AMC take the first stop, with over $10 billion in options premium spent for the stock last week. Tesla is second, followed by the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust and Amazon

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Which stocks and ETFs have fetched the most total option premiums last week?

28 days ago

Are retail traders ditching their naked call options strategies?

The trend of diminishing retail options trading continues. A lot of premium has been burnt by the retail crowd. It is called Theta education.

Are retail traders ditching their naked call options strategies?

50 days ago

CME to permanently close most open outcry trading pits

Electronic trading has mostly replaced the trading floor anyway- now it seems the pandemic is the final nail in the coffin for the original venue for trading - like seen in the movie 'Trading Places'.

CME to permanently close most open outcry trading pits

66 days ago

Put/Call Ratio well off the exhuberant lows of last summer

Options traders don't appear quite as bullish with the reading for the CBOE's put/call ratio holding off the 0.40 'overbought' level for last 6 weeks.

Put/Call Ratio well off the exhuberant lows of last summer

118 days ago

Options: will GameStop ever ''Stop'' ?

The most-active option traded on the stock Thursday was a contract betting that GameStop shares would spike to $800 on Friday. Some 52,000 contracts changed hands during the session betting on this one-day gain of 636% For other options traders, it was a question of when GameStop would hit the $800 mark, not if. The seventh and eighth most-active contracts were call options wagering that the stock would reach $800 by next Friday or in three weeks. It’s hard to say whether the contracts were mainly bought or sold, two traders said.

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