Insulet Unusual Options Activity For January 22

Whales with a lot of money to spend have taken a noticeably bullish stance on Insulet.

Looking at options history for Insulet PODD we detected 8 trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 50% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 50% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 3 are puts, for a total amount of $412,171 and 5, calls, for a total amount of $199,510.

Expected Price Movements

Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that whales have been targeting a price range from $190.0 to $280.0 for Insulet over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is an insightful way to conduct due diligence on a stock.

This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for Insulet's options for a given strike price.

Below, we can observe the evolution of the volume and open interest of calls and puts, respectively, for all of Insulet's whale activity within a strike price range from $190.0 to $280.0 in the last 30 days.

Insulet Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Largest Options Trades Observed:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
PODD PUT SWEEP BULLISH 03/15/24 $190.00 $270.6K 104 470
PODD PUT SWEEP BULLISH 03/15/24 $190.00 $81.8K 104 594
PODD PUT TRADE BEARISH 03/15/24 $210.00 $59.6K 16 8
PODD CALL SWEEP BULLISH 03/15/24 $240.00 $54.5K 93 101
PODD CALL SWEEP BULLISH 03/15/24 $240.00 $53.0K 93 101

About Insulet

Insulet was founded in 2000 with the goal of making continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion therapy for diabetes easier to use. The result was the Omnipod system, which consists of a small disposable insulin infusion device and that can be operated through a smartphone to control dosage. Since the Omnipod was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2005, approximately 360,000 insulin-dependent diabetics are using it worldwide.

In light of the recent options history for Insulet, it's now appropriate to focus on the company itself. We aim to explore its current performance.

Where Is Insulet Standing Right Now?

  • Trading volume stands at 469,576, with PODD's price down by 0.0%, positioned at $204.46.
  • RSI indicators show the stock to be is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Earnings announcement expected in 31 days.

Options are a riskier asset compared to just trading the stock, but they have higher profit potential. Serious options traders manage this risk by educating themselves daily, scaling in and out of trades, following more than one indicator, and following the markets closely.

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