Options Volume: JPM Puts Overtake Calls

Market makers and traders saw the highest option volume in the same names

   

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

  • 29,976 Bank of America (BAC) call contracts
  • 20,663 Apple (AAPL) call contracts
  • 13,596 JPMorgan Chase (JPM) put contracts
  • 13,251 Pfizer (PFE) call contracts
  • 12,234 Ford (F) call contracts

Market Makers

  • 20,580 Bank of America (BAC) call contracts
  • 18,439 Apple (AAPL) call contracts
  • 13,529 Pfizer (PFE) call contracts
  • 12,817 JPMorgan Chase (JPM) put contracts
  • 12,314 Ford (F) call contracts

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

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