NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- YPF S.A. witnessed a record number of call and put contracts during the busy trading session. There
were 1.2 call contracts traded for each put contract yielding a 0.84 put/call ratio
where 5,233 put and 6,227 call contracts exchanged hands.
Options can be used as predictors of stock behavior. Investors can use put/call ratios as
technical indicators to read for signs of institutional sentiment. The put/call ratios
offer insight to investors and can be used as either a direct or contrarian indicator
for trading decisions. Unusual volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected
to make a move.
YPF is trading below the 50 day moving average and lower
than the 200 day moving average. Shares of YPF S.A. closed at $11.17, up $0.72 (+6.89%)
in the last trading session. Today's volume of 8M shares is greater than the
average volume of 1M shares.