This Is What Whales Are Betting On Snowflake

This Is What Whales Are Betting On Snowflake

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

Looking at options history for Snowflake SNOW we detected 12 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 33% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 66% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 5 are puts, for a total amount of $168,130 and 7, calls, for a total amount of $368,065.

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 $125.0 to $200.0 for Snowflake 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 Snowflake'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 Snowflake's whale trades within a strike price range from $125.0 to $200.0 in the last 30 days.

Snowflake 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
SNOW CALL TRADE BEARISH 08/19/22 $160.00 $80.0K 2.3K 0
SNOW CALL TRADE BEARISH 08/05/22 $145.00 $75.0K 296 68
SNOW CALL TRADE BEARISH 08/05/22 $138.00 $53.7K 119 45
SNOW CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $200.00 $48.9K 2.5K 75
SNOW PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/19/24 $125.00 $42.0K 387 16

Where Is Snowflake Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 2,277,056, the price of SNOW is up 4.24% at $159.87.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 21 days.

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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