This Is What Whales Are Betting On Devon Energy

This Is What Whales Are Betting On Devon Energy

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

Looking at options history for Devon Energy DVN we detected 12 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, 6 are puts, for a total amount of $811,925 and 6, calls, for a total amount of $210,648.

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 $30.0 to $90.0 for Devon Energy over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for Devon Energy options trades today is 590.33 with a total volume of 2,677.00.

In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for Devon Energy's big money trades within a strike price range of $30.0 to $90.0 over the last 30 days.

Devon 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
DVN PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/19/24 $90.00 $314.0K 192 100
DVN PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/19/24 $90.00 $249.7K 192 210
DVN PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/19/24 $80.00 $117.0K 682 50
DVN PUT SWEEP BEARISH 02/17/23 $60.00 $63.7K 526 311
DVN CALL SWEEP BULLISH 02/17/23 $65.00 $59.2K 1.7K 578

Where Is Devon Energy Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 3,757,466, the price of DVN is up 1.33% at $63.34.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 49 days.

What The Experts Say On Devon Energy:

  • Barclays has decided to maintain their Equal-Weight rating on Devon Energy, which currently sits at a price target of $86.

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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