Looking At General Electric's Recent Unusual Options Activity

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

Looking at options history for General Electric GE we detected 15 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 40% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 60% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 6 are puts, for a total amount of $213,353 and 9, calls, for a total amount of $477,071.

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 $90.0 to $130.0 for General Electric over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for General Electric options trades today is 1118.0 with a total volume of 6,674.00.

In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for General Electric's big money trades within a strike price range of $90.0 to $130.0 over the last 30 days.

General Electric Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Options Call Chart

Biggest Options Spotted:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
GE CALL SWEEP BEARISH 12/15/23 $130.00 $134.7K 5.0K 600
GE CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/27/23 $120.00 $103.0K 15 328
GE CALL SWEEP BEARISH 12/15/23 $130.00 $63.1K 5.0K 1.7K
GE PUT TRADE BEARISH 11/17/23 $125.00 $41.1K 0 127
GE PUT TRADE BULLISH 11/17/23 $125.00 $40.7K 0 82

Where Is General Electric Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 1,481,555, the price of GE is up 1.56% at $117.29.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 36 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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