United Rentals Whale Trades For February 11

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on United Rentals.

Looking at options history for United Rentals URI we detected 10 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 20% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 80% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 3 are puts, for a total amount of $146,148 and 7, calls, for a total amount of $305,910.

What's The Price Target?

Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that whales have been targeting a price range from $200.0 to $350.0 for United Rentals 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 United Rentals'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 United Rentals's whale activity within a strike price range from $200.0 to $350.0 in the last 30 days.

United Rentals Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Biggest Options Spotted:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
URI PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $270.00 $62.9K 25 16
URI CALL TRADE BEARISH 06/17/22 $200.00 $60.0K 5 5
URI CALL TRADE BEARISH 03/18/22 $320.00 $51.6K 208 50
URI CALL TRADE BEARISH 03/18/22 $320.00 $45.8K 208 91
URI PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $240.00 $43.0K 0 15

Where Is United Rentals Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 361,846, the price of URI is down -3.56% at $314.1.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 75 days.

What The Experts Say On United Rentals:

  • Barclays has decided to maintain their Underweight rating on United Rentals, which currently sits at a price target of $300.
  • Keybanc has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on United Rentals, which currently sits at a price target of $420.

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