Check Out What Whales Are Doing With DDOG

Check Out What Whales Are Doing With DDOG

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

Looking at options history for Datadog DDOG we detected 10 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 60% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 40% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 5 are puts, for a total amount of $270,567 and 5, calls, for a total amount of $140,564.

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 $50.0 to $150.0 for Datadog 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 Datadog'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 Datadog's whale trades within a strike price range from $50.0 to $150.0 in the last 30 days.

Datadog 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
DDOG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 11/04/22 $80.00 $92.0K 875 1.3K
DDOG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 11/04/22 $75.00 $60.4K 4.7K 612
DDOG PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/04/22 $77.00 $46.2K 481 1
DDOG PUT SWEEP BULLISH 12/16/22 $80.00 $37.8K 556 4
DDOG PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $65.00 $34.0K 1.5K 6

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
DDOG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 11/04/22 $80.00 $92.0K 875 1.3K
DDOG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 11/04/22 $75.00 $60.4K 4.7K 612
DDOG PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/04/22 $77.00 $46.2K 481 1
DDOG PUT SWEEP BULLISH 12/16/22 $80.00 $37.8K 556 4
DDOG PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $65.00 $34.0K 1.5K 6

Where Is Datadog Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 7,391,212, the price of DDOG is up 1.97% at $75.95.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 0 days.

What The Experts Say On Datadog:

  • Canaccord Genuity upgraded its action to Buy with a price target of $110
  • Morgan Stanley has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Datadog, which currently sits at a price target of $130.
  • BTIG has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Datadog, which currently sits at a price target of $104.
  • RBC Capital has decided to maintain their Outperform rating on Datadog, which currently sits at a price target of $105.
  • Macquarie downgraded its action to Neutral with a price target of $85

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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