Trading Activity Alert for Stanley Black & Decker (SWK)

Posted on 04/19/2012 by Edward Connelly


NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Options traders were heavily trading options contracts during the market session establishing a new 3-month volume record for shares of Stanley Black & Decker. A total of 5,291 put and 8,080 calls were traded equating to a 0.65 put/call ratio.

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Put/Call ratio is often used to measure investment sentiment, the ratio serves as a predictor of investor behavior. Unusual options volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to make a move.

The last trading session witnessed a low of $71.42 and high of $76.24 during the day. Shares of Stanley Black & Decker slipped $5.58 (7.11%) to $72.91. The current trading volume of 11M is greater than average volume of 1M shares. The stock's 52 week low is $47.07 and 52 week high is $81.90. Performance indicators show that the stock has gained 2.98% within the last quarter.

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