10 Hottest Stocks for Options Traders

Looks like a good amount of people are bullish on RIMM

   

According to the Options Clearing Commission, these were the top equity options (by volume) that traded Friday on the Chicago Board Options Exchange (excluding index ETFs and other derivatives like SPY and VIX trades):

Individual Investors

  • 35,779 Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) call contracts
  • 31,984 Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) call contracts
  • 22,301 Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)call contracts
  • 15,384 Research in Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) call contracts
  • 13,703 Citigroup (NYSE:C) call contracts

Market Makers

  • 40,606 Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) call contracts
  • 27,594 Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) call contracts
  • 21,861 Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) call contracts
  • 14,658 Research in Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) call contracts
  • 14,537 Ford (NYSE:F) call contracts

Did you trade any of these names yesterday? Give us your take in the comments.

 


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