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Watch These 8 Huge Put Purchases In Friday 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 Thursday’s regular session.

  • UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH) Oct 20 $190 Puts Sweep (3) at the Ask: 3559 @ $1.65 vs 890 OI; Ref=$193.63
  • Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) Jan 19 $46 Puts Sweep (19) at the Bid: 2000 @ $6.401 vs 307 OI; Ref=$41.47
  • VirnetX Holding Corporation (NYSE: VHC) Jan 19 $7 Puts Sweep (26) at the Bid: 1680 @ $2.06 vs 1112 OI; Ref=$8.45
  • Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE: CHS) Jan 19 $7 Puts Sweep (2) at the Bid: 1432 @ $0.475 vs 1088 OI; Ref=$7.6192
  • JD.Com Inc(ADR) (NASDAQ: JD) Nov 3 $40 Puts Sweep (16) at the Bid: 1130 @ $2.041 vs 87 OI; Ref=$38.815
  • J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP) May 18 $6 Puts Sweep (6) at the Bid: 1073 @ $2.82 vs 14 OI; Ref=$3.385
  • Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) Feb 16 $40 Puts at the Ask: 700 @ $2.75 vs 73 OI; Ref=$42.49
  • ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIOP) Jan, 2019 $7 Puts Sweep (2) at the Ask: 500 @ $2.601 vs 69 OI; Ref=$5.69
 

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