Estee Lauder Cos Unusual Options Activity

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

Looking at options history for Estee Lauder Cos EL we detected 11 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 45% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 54% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 8 are puts, for a total amount of $816,566 and 3, calls, for a total amount of $163,703.

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 $195.0 for Estee Lauder Cos 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 Estee Lauder Cos'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 Estee Lauder Cos's whale activity within a strike price range from $130.0 to $195.0 in the last 30 days.

Estee Lauder Cos 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
EL PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/17/23 $180.00 $321.0K 468 302
EL PUT TRADE BEARISH 10/20/23 $155.00 $145.0K 784 580
EL PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/17/23 $170.00 $140.0K 169 264
EL CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 08/18/23 $160.00 $96.9K 2 40
EL PUT TRADE BEARISH 08/16/24 $130.00 $50.0K 0 100

Where Is Estee Lauder Cos Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 3,317,956, the price of EL is down -4.56% at $182.26.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 29 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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