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Total System Services Target of Unusually High Options Trading (TSS)

Total System Services Target of Unusually High Options Trading (TSS)

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Friday. Investors acquired 1,236 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 836% compared to the average daily... 
Harris Target of Unusually High Options Trading (HRS)

Harris Target of Unusually High Options Trading (HRS)

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Friday. Traders acquired 777 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,114% compared to the typical volume of 64 put options. Hedge... 
Flotek Industries Sees Unusually High Options Volume (FTK)

Flotek Industries Sees Unusually High Options Volume (FTK)

Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE:FTK) was the target of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors acquired 4,131 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,744% compared to the average daily volume... 
Dycom Industries Target of Unusually High Options Trading (DY)

Dycom Industries Target of Unusually High Options Trading (DY)

Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DY) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors acquired 5,561 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 2,276% compared to the typical daily... 
Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX)

Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX)

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders acquired 1,200 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 943% compared to... 
Rite Aid Co. (RAD) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Rite Aid Co. (RAD) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Rite Aid Co. (NYSE:RAD) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest during the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 162,245,876 shares, a drop of 2.3% from the November 30th total... 
Short Interest in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (EEM) Decreases By 6.4%

Short Interest in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (EEM) Decreases By 6.4%

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSEARCA:EEM) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 95,849,158 shares, a decline of 6.4%... 
Traders Buy Large Volume of Dominion Energy Put Options (D)

Traders Buy Large Volume of Dominion Energy Put Options (D)

Dominion Energy Inc. (NYSE:D) was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Traders bought 2,786 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,890% compared to the typical daily volume of 140 put options. In... 
Short Interest in Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI) Expands By 83.6%

Short Interest in Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI) Expands By 83.6%

Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) (TSE:TRI) was the target of a large growth in short interest in December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,431,284 shares, a growth of 83.6% from the November 30th total of... 
Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Michaels Companies (MIK)

Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Michaels Companies (MIK)

Michaels Companies Inc (NASDAQ:MIK) saw unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 2,108 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 3,733% compared to the average volume of 55 put... 
SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) Short Interest Down 8.5% in December

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) Short Interest Down 8.5% in December

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 170,285,901 shares, a drop of 8.5% from the November 30th total of 186,027,238...