Looking At Enphase Energy's Recent Unusual Options Activity

Looking At Enphase Energy's Recent Unusual Options Activity

Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bearish stance on Enphase Energy ENPH.

And retail traders should know.

We noticed this today when the big position showed up on publicly available options history that we track here at Benzinga.

Whether this is an institution or just a wealthy individual, we don't know. But when something this big happens with ENPH, it often means somebody knows something is about to happen.

So how do we know what this whale just did?

Today, Benzinga's options scanner spotted 26 uncommon options trades for Enphase Energy.

This isn't normal.

The overall sentiment of these big-money traders is split between 46% bullish and 53%, bearish.

Out of all of the special options we uncovered, 12 are puts, for a total amount of $386,459, and 14 are calls, for a total amount of $532,525.

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 $230.0 to $380.0 for Enphase Energy over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for Enphase Energy options trades today is 461.05 with a total volume of 13,688.00.

In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for Enphase Energy's big money trades within a strike price range of $230.0 to $380.0 over the last 30 days.

Enphase Energy 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
ENPH PUT SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $335.00 $69.2K 135 53
ENPH CALL SWEEP NEUTRAL 12/16/22 $350.00 $66.8K 1.1K 171
ENPH CALL TRADE BULLISH 12/16/22 $335.00 $66.2K 331 61
ENPH CALL SWEEP BULLISH 12/09/22 $340.00 $44.9K 751 1.7K
ENPH PUT SWEEP BEARISH 12/09/22 $335.00 $40.8K 231 130

Where Is Enphase Energy Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 2,170,401, the price of ENPH is up 0.17% at $336.57.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 64 days.

What The Experts Say On Enphase Energy:

  • Deutsche Bank downgraded its action to Buy with a price target of $330

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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