NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- iShares MSCI EAFE Index options contracts experienced a new 90-day record for call contracts where a total
of 12,375 call contracts were traded in the busy trading session. The contract spread
yielded a 4.81 put/call ratio where 0.2 call contracts were traded for each put contract.
Investors use options to manage risk and to speculate on price changes. Options can provide
significant leverage if the stock moves in the right direction but aslo end up worthless if it
The trading volume of 22M is above the 90 day average volume of 21M shares.
Shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index edged up $0.10 (+0.21%) to $48.22. The price of the stock ranged
between a low of $47.57 and $48.26 respectively.