This Is What Whales Are Betting On Shopify
A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bullish stance on Shopify.
Looking at options history for Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) we detected 30 strange trades.
If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 53% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 46% with bearish.
From the overall spotted trades, 17 are puts, for a total amount of $946,152 and 13, calls, for a total amount of $792,025.
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 $800.0 to $2200.0 for Shopify over the last 3 months.
Volume & Open Interest Development
In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for Shopify options trades today is 236.71 with a total volume of 1,775.00.
In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for Shopify's big money trades within a strike price range of $800.0 to $2200.0 over the last 30 days.
Shopify 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|
Where Is Shopify Standing Right Now?
- With a volume of 172,777, the price of SHOP is down -1.73% at $1111.62.
- RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be oversold.
- Next earnings are expected to be released in 36 days.
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