Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bullish stance on Charter Communications CHTR.
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 CHTR, it often means somebody knows something is about to happen.
Today, Benzinga's options scanner spotted 28 options trades for Charter Communications.
This isn't normal.
The overall sentiment of these big-money traders is split between 89% bullish and 10%, bearish.
Out of all of the options we uncovered, 27 are puts, for a total amount of $1,808,097, and there was 1 call, for a total amount of $30,167.
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 $450.0 to $490.0 for Charter Communications over the last 3 months.
Volume & Open Interest Development
Looking at the volume and open interest is an insightful way to conduct due diligence on a stock.
This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for Charter Communications'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 Charter Communications's whale activity within a strike price range from $450.0 to $490.0 in the last 30 days.
Charter Communications 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|
Where Is Charter Communications Standing Right Now?
- With a volume of 589,862, the price of CHTR is up 2.92% at $465.73.
- RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
- Next earnings are expected to be released in 79 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.
If you want to stay updated on the latest options trades for Charter Communications, Benzinga Pro gives you real-time options trades alerts.
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