Notable Put Options Activity in Barclays
Shares of Barclays (NYSE: BCS) are higher on the session by 1.89%, currently trading at $15.10. The stock has been moving largely higher over the past three months and is currently trading above the 50-day moving average.
Options traders are focusing on puts today. The strike seeing the heaviest action is the March 2012 $15.00 put, which has traded 2,800 times on open interest of 1,990 contracts.
Put volume is outpacing call volume by 5 to 1.
Barclays PLC is a global financial services provider engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management.
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