What Are Whales Doing With Cleveland-Cliffs

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bullish stance on Cleveland-Cliffs.

Looking at options history for Cleveland-Cliffs CLF we detected 18 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 55% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 44% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 16 are puts, for a total amount of $1,902,050 and 2, calls, for a total amount of $767,305.

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 $2.0 to $28.0 for Cleveland-Cliffs 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 Cleveland-Cliffs'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 Cleveland-Cliffs's whale trades within a strike price range from $2.0 to $28.0 in the last 30 days.

Cleveland-Cliffs 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
CLF CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $2.00 $539.0K 2.3K 0
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $364.8K 21.0K 2.8K
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $316.0K 21.0K 1.1K
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $235.3K 21.0K 5.0K
CLF CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $2.00 $228.3K 2.3K 590

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
CLF CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $2.00 $539.0K 2.3K 0
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $364.8K 21.0K 2.8K
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $316.0K 21.0K 1.1K
CLF PUT SWEEP BULLISH 05/20/22 $28.00 $235.3K 21.0K 5.0K
CLF CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $2.00 $228.3K 2.3K 590

Where Is Cleveland-Cliffs Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 3,217,380, the price of CLF is up 2.57% at $26.59.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 79 days.

What The Experts Say On Cleveland-Cliffs:

  • B. Riley Securities has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Cleveland-Cliffs, which currently sits at a price target of $47.

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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