10 Information Technology Stocks With Whale Alerts In Today's Session

10 Information Technology Stocks With Whale Alerts In Today's Session

This whale alert can help traders discover the next big trading opportunities.

Whales are entities with large sums of money and we track their transactions here at Benzinga on our options activity scanner.

Traders will search for circumstances when the market estimation of an option diverges heavily from its normal worth. High amounts of trading activity could push option prices to exaggerated or underestimated levels.

Below are some instances of options activity happening in the Information Technology sector:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
AAPL CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/11/22 $138.00 $27.7K 3.7K 17.8K
MSFT CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/11/22 $225.00 $37.0K 8.5K 10.9K
PANW PUT SWEEP BULLISH 11/18/22 $130.00 $36.7K 965 1.6K
OKTA PUT SWEEP BULLISH 11/18/22 $40.00 $27.6K 1.1K 441
NOW CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/11/22 $380.00 $29.9K 54 424
CRWD PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/18/22 $115.00 $47.0K 426 341
MU PUT SWEEP BULLISH 06/16/23 $50.00 $44.6K 14.5K 323
TXN CALL TRADE BULLISH 11/18/22 $160.00 $64.1K 3.6K 312
MDB PUT SWEEP BEARISH 11/18/22 $125.00 $61.6K 1.0K 290
QCOM CALL SWEEP BULLISH 11/25/22 $111.00 $60.0K 10 261

Explanation

These itemized elaborations have been created using the accompanying table.

• For AAPL AAPL, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 4 day(s) on November 11, 2022. This event was a transfer of 100 contract(s) at a $138.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 3 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $27.7K, with a price of $277.0 per contract. There were 3795 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 17809 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For MSFT MSFT, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 4 day(s) on November 11, 2022. This event was a transfer of 100 contract(s) at a $225.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 5 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $37.0K, with a price of $370.0 per contract. There were 8521 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 10978 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For PANW PANW, we notice a put option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 11 day(s) on November 18, 2022. This event was a transfer of 150 contract(s) at a $130.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 4 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $36.7K, with a price of $245.0 per contract. There were 965 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 1652 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding OKTA OKTA, we observe a put option sweep with bullish sentiment. It expires in 11 day(s) on November 18, 2022. Parties traded 400 contract(s) at a $40.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 41 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $27.6K, with a price of $70.0 per contract. There were 1167 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 441 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding NOW NOW, we observe a call option sweep with bullish sentiment. It expires in 4 day(s) on November 11, 2022. Parties traded 100 contract(s) at a $380.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 6 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $29.9K, with a price of $303.0 per contract. There were 54 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 424 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding CRWD CRWD, we observe a put option trade with bullish sentiment. It expires in 11 day(s) on November 18, 2022. Parties traded 200 contract(s) at a $115.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $47.0K, with a price of $235.0 per contract. There were 426 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 341 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding MU MU, we observe a put option sweep with bullish sentiment. It expires in 221 day(s) on June 16, 2023. Parties traded 94 contract(s) at a $50.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 9 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $44.6K, with a price of $475.0 per contract. There were 14536 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 323 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For TXN TXN, we notice a call option trade that happens to be bullish, expiring in 11 day(s) on November 18, 2022. This event was a transfer of 95 contract(s) at a $160.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $64.1K, with a price of $675.0 per contract. There were 3683 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 312 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• Regarding MDB MDB, we observe a put option sweep with bearish sentiment. It expires in 11 day(s) on November 18, 2022. Parties traded 220 contract(s) at a $125.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 11 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $61.6K, with a price of $280.0 per contract. There were 1065 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 290 contract(s) were bought and sold.

• For QCOM QCOM, we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 18 day(s) on November 25, 2022. This event was a transfer of 246 contract(s) at a $111.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 17 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $60.0K, with a price of $244.0 per contract. There were 10 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 261 contract(s) were bought and sold.

Options Alert Terminology
- Call Contracts: The right to buy shares as indicated in the contract.
- Put Contracts: The right to sell shares as indicated in the contract.
- Expiration Date: When the contract expires. One must act on the contract by this date if one wants to use it.
- Premium/Option Price: The price of the contract.

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