10 Consumer Discretionary Stocks Whale Activity In Today's Session

10 Consumer Discretionary Stocks Whale Activity In Today's Session

This whale alert can help traders discover the next big trading opportunities.

Whales are entities with large sums of money and we track their transactions here at Benzinga on our options activity scanner.

Traders often look for circumstances when the market estimation of an option diverges away from its normal worth. Abnormal amounts of trading activity could push option prices to hyperbolic or underperforming levels.

Below are some instances of options activity happening in the Consumer Discretionary sector:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
TSLA PUT SWEEP BULLISH 07/22/22 $810.00 $150.6K 3.8K 52.8K
FFIE PUT SWEEP BEARISH 09/16/22 $2.00 $25.1K 5.0K 5.8K
BABA CALL TRADE BULLISH 08/19/22 $105.00 $131.0K 3.2K 4.7K
PDD PUT SWEEP BEARISH 07/22/22 $54.00 $34.3K 1.6K 1.9K
SFIX PUT SWEEP BEARISH 07/29/22 $6.50 $30.0K 4.0K 1.6K
ETSY CALL TRADE BEARISH 07/29/22 $105.00 $36.0K 111 594
LVS CALL SWEEP BULLISH 08/05/22 $39.00 $53.5K 126 469
AMZN CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $147.50 $83.1K 10.2K 278
BBY CALL SWEEP BULLISH 09/16/22 $82.50 $37.7K 897 244
DHI PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $65.00 $40.0K 553 212

Explanation

These itemized elaborations have been created using the accompanying table.

• For TSLA TSLA, we notice a put option sweep that happens to be bullish, is expiring today. Parties traded 1150 contract(s) at a $810.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 46 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $150.6K, with a price of $127.0 per contract. There were 3823 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 52844 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For FFIE FFIE, we notice a put option sweep that happens to be bearish, expiring in 56 day(s) on September 16, 2022. This event was a transfer of 405 contract(s) at a $2.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 49 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $25.1K, with a price of $62.0 per contract. There were 5076 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 5800 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding BABA BABA, we observe a call option trade with bullish sentiment. It expires in 28 day(s) on August 19, 2022. Parties traded 288 contract(s) at a $105.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $131.0K, with a price of $455.0 per contract. There were 3204 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 4744 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For PDD PDD, we notice a put option sweep that happens to be bearish, is expiring today. Parties traded 725 contract(s) at a $54.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 26 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $34.3K, with a price of $46.0 per contract. There were 1623 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 1997 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding SFIX SFIX, we observe a put option sweep with bearish sentiment. It expires in 7 day(s) on July 29, 2022. Parties traded 500 contract(s) at a $6.50 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 3 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $30.0K, with a price of $60.0 per contract. There were 4084 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 1661 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For ETSY ETSY, we notice a call option trade that happens to be bearish, expiring in 7 day(s) on July 29, 2022. This event was a transfer of 100 contract(s) at a $105.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $36.0K, with a price of $360.0 per contract. There were 111 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 594 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For LVS LVS, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 14 day(s) on August 5, 2022. This event was a transfer of 380 contract(s) at a $39.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 3 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $53.5K, with a price of $141.0 per contract. There were 126 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 469 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding AMZN AMZN, we observe a call option sweep with bullish sentiment. It expires in 182 day(s) on January 20, 2023. Parties traded 168 contract(s) at a $147.50 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 5 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $83.1K, with a price of $495.0 per contract. There were 10286 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 278 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For BBY BBY, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 56 day(s) on September 16, 2022. This event was a transfer of 113 contract(s) at a $82.50 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 12 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $37.7K, with a price of $330.0 per contract. There were 897 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 244 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding DHI DHI, we observe a put option trade with bearish sentiment. It expires in 182 day(s) on January 20, 2023. Parties traded 100 contract(s) at a $65.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $40.0K, with a price of $400.0 per contract. There were 553 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 212 contract(s) were bought and sold.

Options Alert Terminology
- Call Contracts: The right to buy shares as indicated in the contract.
- Put Contracts: The right to sell shares as indicated in the contract.
- Expiration Date: When the contract expires. One must act on the contract by this date if one wants to use it.
- Premium/Option Price: The price of the contract.

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