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 11,336 put and 3,423 calls were traded where call
contracts outnumbered puts 0.3:1, yielding a 3.31 ratio.
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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.
Shares of WLT closed at $37.59 during the previous session. During the session,
the stock hit a low of $37.18 and high of $38.86. The current trading volume of 3M is
less than average volume of 3M shares. WLT is trading above
the 50 day moving average and lower than the 200 day moving average.
The stock's 52 week low is $28.01 and 52 week high is $76.95. Performance indicators show that the stock has lost -0.95% within the last quarter.
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