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Follow The Smart Money, Looking Into Upstart Holdings's Biggest Options Trades For Today

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Follow The Smart Money, Looking Into Upstart Holdings's Biggest Options Trades For Today

Someone with a lot of money to spend (and possibly insider knowledge) has taken an unusually bearish stance on (Upstart Holdings: UPST).

And retail traders should know.

Looking at options activity for Upstart Holdings (NASDAQ:UPST) we detected 11 unusual trades. If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 36.36% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 63.64% with bearish. From the overall spotted trades, 4 are puts, for a total amount of $307,317 and 7, calls, for a total amount of $3,898,182.

What's The Price Target?

Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that the smart money is targeting a price range from $240.0 to $400.0 for Upstart Holdings in the over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is a powerful move while trading options. This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for Upstart Holdings'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 Upstart Holdings's smart money trades within a strike price range from $240.0 to $400.0 in the last 30 days.

Upstart Holdings Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Options Call Chart

Biggest Options Spotted:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
UPST CALL SWEEP BEARISH 09/17/21 $300.00 $105.6K 5.0K 4.5K
UPST CALL TRADE BULLISH 10/15/21 $240.00 $1.3 million 3.1K 1.2K
UPST CALL SWEEP BEARISH 09/24/21 $300.00 $703.3K 1.3K 1.2K
UPST PUT SWEEP BEARISH 09/17/21 $290.00 $74.8K 1.3K 2.8K
UPST CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/15/21 $400.00 $85.0K 4.4K 1.0K

Where Is Upstart Holdings Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 4,375,247, the price of UPST is up 2.64% over the last 24 hours at $300.99.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 67 days.

Price and RSI Chart

What The Experts Say On Upstart Holdings:

  • Piper Sandler has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Upstart Holdings, which currently sits at a price target of $300.0.
  • JMP Securities has decided to maintain their Market Outperform rating on Upstart Holdings, which currently sits at a price target of $327.0.

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. If you are already an options trader or would like to get started, head on over to Benzinga Pro. Benzinga Pro gives you up-to-date news and analytics to empower your investing and trading strategy.

 

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