Caesars Entertainment Whale Trades For May 04

Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bearish stance on Caesars Entertainment CZR.

And retail traders should know.

We noticed this today when the big position showed up on publicly available options history that we track here at Benzinga.

Whether this is an institution or just a wealthy individual, we don't know. But when something this big happens with CZR, it often means somebody knows something is about to happen.

So how do we know what this whale just did?

Today, Benzinga's options scanner spotted 18 uncommon options trades for Caesars Entertainment.

This isn't normal.

The overall sentiment of these big-money traders is split between 38% bullish and 61%, bearish.

Out of all of the special options we uncovered, 13 are puts, for a total amount of $841,266, and 5 are calls, for a total amount of $252,850.

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 $50.0 to $70.0 for Caesars Entertainment 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 Caesars Entertainment'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 Caesars Entertainment's whale trades within a strike price range from $50.0 to $70.0 in the last 30 days.

Caesars Entertainment 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
CZR PUT TRADE NEUTRAL 06/03/22 $55.00 $189.3K 4 1.8K
CZR CALL TRADE BULLISH 09/16/22 $60.00 $100.0K 259 0
CZR PUT TRADE BEARISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $95.7K 5.6K 1.1K
CZR PUT TRADE BULLISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $87.5K 5.6K 152
CZR PUT TRADE BULLISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $70.0K 5.6K 602

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
CZR PUT TRADE NEUTRAL 06/03/22 $55.00 $189.3K 4 1.8K
CZR CALL TRADE BULLISH 09/16/22 $60.00 $100.0K 259 0
CZR PUT TRADE BEARISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $95.7K 5.6K 1.1K
CZR PUT TRADE BULLISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $87.5K 5.6K 152
CZR PUT TRADE BULLISH 05/20/22 $65.00 $70.0K 5.6K 602

Where Is Caesars Entertainment Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 3,318,223, the price of CZR is down -8.63% at $61.81.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 90 days.

What The Experts Say On Caesars Entertainment:

  • Truist Securities has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Caesars Entertainment, which currently sits at a price target of $105.
  • Deutsche Bank has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Caesars Entertainment, which currently sits at a price target of $100.
  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Caesars Entertainment, which currently sits at a price target of $99.
  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Caesars Entertainment, which currently sits at a price target of $97.
  • B of A Securities has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Caesars Entertainment, which currently sits at a price target of $95.

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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