10 Hottest Stocks for Options Traders

STZ was the lone put option that reached enough volume to make it to the top 5

   

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

Individual Investors

  • 25,857 Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) call contracts
  • 19,147 Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) call contracts
  • 17,498 BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) call contracts
  • 15,617 Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) call contracts
  • 12,863 Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) call contracts

Market Makers

  • 29,186 Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) call contracts
  • 25,738 Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) put contracts
  • 17,144 Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) call contracts
  • 16,156 BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) call contracts
  • 14,029 Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) call contracts

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


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