Examining Block Trading Activity & Unusual Options Volume for Seagate Technology PLC

Posted on 11/08/2012 by Norm Sorkin

Share on StockTwits




NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Seagate Technology PLC 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 5,809 and calls was 78,508 equating to a 0.07 put/call ratio.

View Options Trading Activities


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.

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) opened today at $29.41 and is currently trading at $29.61, up $0.29 (+0.99%) during last trading session. To date, the stock has gained 7.28% within the last week. The daily low is $29.37 and the high is $29.92. The trading volume of 7M is below the average volume of 10M shares.

View Best Performing Stocks



Option Alerts    Technical Alerts    Market Movers    Candle Stick Alerts    Chart Patterns
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

    search    
   subscribe
ADVISORY ALERTS

:: Market Movers ::

:: Technical Alerts ::

:: Candle Stick Alerts ::

:: Chart Patterns ::

:: Options Advisory Center ::

:: Block Trades Review ::

:: Trade Flow Analysis ::