Charter Communications Whale Trades For August 18


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.

So how do we know what this whale just did?

Today, Benzinga's options scanner spotted 12 uncommon options trades for Charter Communications.

This isn't normal.

The overall sentiment of these big-money traders is split between 50% bullish and 50%, bearish.

Out of all of the special options we uncovered, 3 are puts, for a total amount of $105,290, and 9 are calls, for a total amount of $434,156.

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 $500.0 to $730.0 for Charter Communications 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 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 trades within a strike price range from $500.0 to $730.0 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
CHTR CALL SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $500.00 $65.8K 228 167
CHTR CALL SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $500.00 $55.8K 228 114
CHTR CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $500.00 $53.6K 228 137
CHTR CALL SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $500.00 $53.4K 228 68
CHTR PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $500.00 $52.9K 166 24

Where Is Charter Communications Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 299,216, the price of CHTR is down -1.11% at $460.12.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 71 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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