Cigna Whale Trades Spotted

Cigna Whale Trades Spotted

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

Looking at options history for Cigna CI we detected 10 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 30% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 70% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 3 are puts, for a total amount of $1,011,440 and 7, calls, for a total amount of $429,071.

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 $300.0 for Cigna 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 Cigna'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 Cigna's whale trades within a strike price range from $280.0 to $300.0 in the last 30 days.

Cigna 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
CI PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $290.00 $800.0K 155 403
CI CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $300.00 $137.8K 1.0K 108
CI PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $280.00 $109.4K 355 101
CI PUT TRADE BEARISH 04/21/23 $290.00 $102.0K 52 45
CI CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 04/21/23 $300.00 $75.2K 10 41

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
CI PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $290.00 $800.0K 155 403
CI CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $300.00 $137.8K 1.0K 108
CI PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $280.00 $109.4K 355 101
CI PUT TRADE BEARISH 04/21/23 $290.00 $102.0K 52 45
CI CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 04/21/23 $300.00 $75.2K 10 41

Where Is Cigna Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 2,309,764, the price of CI is down -0.94% at $284.12.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 50 days.

What The Experts Say On Cigna:

  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Cigna, which currently sits at a price target of $318.

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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