Comcast Unusual Options Activity

Comcast Unusual Options Activity

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on Comcast.

Looking at options history for Comcast CMCSA we detected 13 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 23% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 76% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 6 are puts, for a total amount of $352,412 and 7, calls, for a total amount of $396,913.

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 $32.5 to $47.5 for Comcast 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 Comcast'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 Comcast's whale trades within a strike price range from $32.5 to $47.5 in the last 30 days.

Comcast 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
CMCSA CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 12/16/22 $35.00 $134.0K 14.0K 1.0K
CMCSA PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $35.00 $95.1K 41.9K 1.7K
CMCSA PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $35.00 $64.2K 41.9K 2.1K
CMCSA PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $35.00 $55.8K 41.9K 396
CMCSA PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $32.50 $55.7K 27.2K 1.5K

Where Is Comcast Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 9,802,946, the price of CMCSA is down -0.4% at $35.45.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 58 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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