16 days ago
28 days ago
The trend of diminishing retail options trading continues. A lot of premium has been burnt by the retail crowd. It is called Theta education.
50 days ago
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'.
66 days ago
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.
118 days ago
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.