Costco Wholesale Whale Trades For July 21

Costco Wholesale Whale Trades For July 21

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

Looking at options history for Costco Wholesale COST we detected 22 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 36% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 63% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 9 are puts, for a total amount of $534,968 and 13, calls, for a total amount of $841,810.

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 $280.0 to $580.0 for Costco Wholesale 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 Costco Wholesale'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 Costco Wholesale's whale trades within a strike price range from $280.0 to $580.0 in the last 30 days.

Costco Wholesale 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
COST CALL TRADE BULLISH 10/21/22 $520.00 $418.8K 479 203
COST PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 08/12/22 $550.00 $216.6K 72 72
COST PUT TRADE BEARISH 09/16/22 $530.00 $58.2K 284 56
COST CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 08/19/22 $520.00 $58.2K 956 53
COST PUT TRADE NEUTRAL 09/16/22 $530.00 $57.1K 284 30

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
COST CALL TRADE BULLISH 10/21/22 $520.00 $418.8K 479 203
COST PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 08/12/22 $550.00 $216.6K 72 72
COST PUT TRADE BEARISH 09/16/22 $530.00 $58.2K 284 56
COST CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 08/19/22 $520.00 $58.2K 956 53
COST PUT TRADE NEUTRAL 09/16/22 $530.00 $57.1K 284 30

Where Is Costco Wholesale Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 1,161,178, the price of COST is up 0.87% at $528.77.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 63 days.

What The Experts Say On Costco Wholesale:

  • Deutsche Bank upgraded its action to Buy with a price target of $579

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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