Accenture Whale Trades For September 28

Accenture Whale Trades For September 28

Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bullish stance on Accenture ACN.

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 ACN, 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 Accenture.

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, 6 are puts, for a total amount of $523,607, and 6 are calls, for a total amount of $720,371.

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 $180.0 to $280.0 for Accenture 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 Accenture'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 Accenture's whale trades within a strike price range from $180.0 to $280.0 in the last 30 days.

Accenture 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
ACN PUT SWEEP BULLISH 10/07/22 $275.00 $276.0K 330 200
ACN CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $265.00 $266.4K 100 60
ACN CALL SWEEP BULLISH 05/19/23 $205.00 $191.3K 0 32
ACN CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $265.00 $107.3K 100 58
ACN CALL TRADE BULLISH 09/30/22 $180.00 $80.9K 0 10

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
ACN PUT SWEEP BULLISH 10/07/22 $275.00 $276.0K 330 200
ACN CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $265.00 $266.4K 100 60
ACN CALL SWEEP BULLISH 05/19/23 $205.00 $191.3K 0 32
ACN CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $265.00 $107.3K 100 58
ACN CALL TRADE BULLISH 09/30/22 $180.00 $80.9K 0 10

Where Is Accenture Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 1,340,474, the price of ACN is up 2.21% at $262.01.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 78 days.

What The Experts Say On Accenture:

  • Barclays has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Accenture, which currently sits at a price target of $340.
  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Accenture, which currently sits at a price target of $350.
  • Deutsche Bank has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Accenture, which currently sits at a price target of $320.
  • Jefferies has decided to maintain their Hold rating on Accenture, which currently sits at a price target of $310.
  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Accenture, which currently sits at a price target of $340.

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 Accenture, Benzinga Pro gives you real-time options trades alerts.

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