Options Volume: Emerging Markets Back in Play

Two names dominated the lists, but it's clear that traders are on both sides of the fence.

   

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

Individual Investors

  • 69,396 Bank of America (BAC) call contracts
  • 41,283 Apple (AAPL) call contracts
  • 34,069 iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EEM) call contracts
  • 32,134 Apple (AAPL) put contracts
  • 27,522 Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) call contracts

Market Makers

  • 61,002 Bank of America (BAC) call contracts
  • 34,273 Apple (AAPL) call contracts
  • 28,190 Apple (AAPL) put contracts
  • 26,625 Bank of America (BAC) put contracts
  • 21,330 Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF) put contracts

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