This Is What Whales Are Betting On Procter & Gamble

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

Looking at options history for Procter & Gamble PG we detected 10 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 10% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 90% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 7 are puts, for a total amount of $377,194 and 3, calls, for a total amount of $127,650.

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 $130.0 to $149.0 for Procter & Gamble over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for Procter & Gamble options trades today is 1264.71 with a total volume of 3,197.00.

In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for Procter & Gamble's big money trades within a strike price range of $130.0 to $149.0 over the last 30 days.

Procter & Gamble 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
PG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $145.00 $113.4K 2.0K 217
PG PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 01/19/24 $145.00 $77.7K 2.0K 302
PG PUT SWEEP BEARISH 04/21/23 $146.00 $60.1K 19 152
PG CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 01/19/24 $145.00 $52.9K 1.9K 95
PG CALL TRADE BULLISH 01/19/24 $145.00 $49.6K 1.9K 46

Where Is Procter & Gamble Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 1,537,158, the price of PG is up 0.27% at $144.38.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 29 days.

What The Experts Say On Procter & Gamble:

  • UBS upgraded its action to Buy with a price target of $163
  • Deutsche Bank has decided to maintain their Buy rating on Procter & Gamble, which currently sits at a price target of $156.
  • JP Morgan upgraded its action to Overweight with a price target of $155

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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