This Is What Whales Are Betting On Intel

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

Looking at options history for Intel INTC 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, 2 are puts, for a total amount of $167,500 and 11, calls, for a total amount of $857,971.

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 $25.0 to $50.0 for Intel over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is an insightful way to conduct due diligence on a stock.

This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for Intel'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 Intel's whale activity within a strike price range from $25.0 to $50.0 in the last 30 days.

Intel 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
INTC CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/19/24 $30.00 $430.0K 31.5K 110
INTC PUT TRADE BULLISH 03/17/23 $25.00 $107.5K 14.8K 2.5K
INTC CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/19/24 $27.50 $82.6K 9.6K 142
INTC CALL SWEEP BEARISH 02/17/23 $28.00 $73.9K 9.6K 180
INTC PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 01/20/23 $50.00 $60.0K 2.1K 30

Where Is Intel Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 5,085,676, the price of INTC is down -1.12% at $29.95.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 13 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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