Alcoa Whale Trades For October 20

Alcoa Whale Trades For October 20

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bullish stance on Alcoa.

Looking at options history for Alcoa AA we detected 16 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 62% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 37% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 4 are puts, for a total amount of $186,333 and 12, calls, for a total amount of $852,442.

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 $30.0 to $50.0 for Alcoa 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 Alcoa'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 Alcoa's whale trades within a strike price range from $30.0 to $50.0 in the last 30 days.

Alcoa 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
AA CALL SWEEP BEARISH 11/18/22 $40.00 $210.0K 3.2K 1.0K
AA CALL SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $108.4K 3.4K 2.1K
AA CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/18/22 $30.00 $101.4K 152 80
AA PUT TRADE BULLISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $95.5K 2.6K 398
AA CALL SWEEP BULLISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $95.3K 3.4K 347

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
AA CALL SWEEP BEARISH 11/18/22 $40.00 $210.0K 3.2K 1.0K
AA CALL SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $108.4K 3.4K 2.1K
AA CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/18/22 $30.00 $101.4K 152 80
AA PUT TRADE BULLISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $95.5K 2.6K 398
AA CALL SWEEP BULLISH 12/16/22 $40.00 $95.3K 3.4K 347

Where Is Alcoa Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 3,752,859, the price of AA is up 0.53% at $37.82.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 90 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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