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Watch These 7 Huge Put Purchases In Thursday Trade

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Benzinga's newsdesk monitors options activity to notice unusual patterns. These large volume (and often out of the money) trades were initially published intraday in Benzinga Professional . These trades were placed during Wednesday’s regular session.

  • Zynga Inc (NASDAQ: ZNGA) Jun 2.5 Puts Sweep: 3398 @ ASK $0.13: 5010 traded vs 36k OI: Earnings 5/4 After Close (est) $2.81 Ref
  • J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP) Mar 3rd 7.0 Puts: 7464 @ ASK $0.35: 11k traded vs 234 OI: Earnings 2/24 Before Open $7.02 Ref
  • Square Inc (NYSE: SQ) Mar 15.0 Puts Sweep: 881 @ ASK $0.75: 13k traded vs 9021 OI: $15.18 Ref
  • Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) Feb 24th 5.5 Puts Sweep: 1000 @ ASK $0.15: 1207 traded vs 4134 OI: Earnings today After Close $5.97 Ref
  • Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO) Mar 43.0 Puts Sweep: 1207 @ ASK $0.698: 1216 traded vs 8 OI: Earnings Today Before Open $44.67 Ref
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX) Feb 24th 18.0 Puts Sweep: 3047 @ Bid @$1.41
  • Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) Apr 44.0 Puts Sweep: 550 @ ASK $0.87: 794 traded vs 1728 OI: Earnings 4/18 After Close (est) $45.72 Ref
 

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