NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Options traders were heavily trading call contracts during the last trading session establishing a
new 3-month call volume record. A total of 15,715 put and 49,295 calls were traded where call
contracts outnumbered puts 3.1:1, yielding a 0.32 ratio.
A significant increase in the trading volume of a stock's option often is a precursor of movement
by the underlying stock. In such instances, put/call Ratio can be used as an investor sentiment
indicator, where a high ratio implies that the overall investor sentiment is bearish and a low
put/call ratio implies that the sentiment is bullish.
TZA is trading above the 50 day moving average and lower
than the 200 day moving average. Shares of Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares closed at $15.62, up $0.87 (+5.87%)
in the last trading session. Today's volume of 30M shares is greater than the
average volume of 19M shares.