This Is What Whales Are Betting On Bristol-Myers Squibb

This Is What Whales Are Betting On Bristol-Myers Squibb

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bullish stance on Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Looking at options history for Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY we detected 17 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 58% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 41% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 3 are puts, for a total amount of $157,056 and 14, calls, for a total amount of $532,589.

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 $65.0 to $85.0 for Bristol-Myers Squibb 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 Bristol-Myers Squibb'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 Bristol-Myers Squibb's whale activity within a strike price range from $65.0 to $85.0 in the last 30 days.

Bristol-Myers Squibb 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
BMY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $75.00 $93.3K 1.2K 234
BMY CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 01/19/24 $67.50 $71.8K 684 53
BMY CALL SWEEP BULLISH 03/17/23 $80.00 $61.5K 4.8K 351
BMY CALL SWEEP NEUTRAL 01/20/23 $75.00 $42.5K 10.8K 245
BMY CALL SWEEP BEARISH 03/17/23 $77.50 $42.2K 546 142

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
BMY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $75.00 $93.3K 1.2K 234
BMY CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 01/19/24 $67.50 $71.8K 684 53
BMY CALL SWEEP BULLISH 03/17/23 $80.00 $61.5K 4.8K 351
BMY CALL SWEEP NEUTRAL 01/20/23 $75.00 $42.5K 10.8K 245
BMY CALL SWEEP BEARISH 03/17/23 $77.50 $42.2K 546 142

Where Is Bristol-Myers Squibb Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 6,518,761, the price of BMY is up 1.95% at $74.19.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 100 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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