NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- United Rentals options set a new 90-day record for the number of call contracts that exchanged
hands between the buyers and the sellers. Aggregate volume of puts was 3,586 and calls
was 7,267 equating to a 0.49 put/call ratio.
Unusual volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to make a move. Investors
can use the put/call ratio statistics to measure trader sentiment. A high put/call ratio
suggests that the overall investment sentiment is bearish and that investors expect the
underlying stock to decrease in value. Conversely, a low put/call ratio implies that
investor sentiment is bullish based on the large amount of call options.
United Rentals is trading at $31.91, up $1.75 (+5.80%) in today's trading session.
The daily low is $29.96 and the high is $32.18. The trading volume of 3M is above
the average volume of 2M shares. URI is trading below the 50 day moving
average and higher than the 200 day moving
average. The technical momentum Relative Strength Index indicator shows oversold conditions. The stock's 52 week low is $12.81 and 52 week high is $47.98. Within the last month, shares of URI have lost -22.85% of their value.