NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Block trades offer useful, insightful data used by both large and small investors to
determine if their stock trade will be profitable. By the end of today's trading
session, financial institutions exchanged 89 block trades. A total of
925,056 shares were bought and 629,829 shares were sold
forming a bought/sold ratio of 1.47 for Alpha Natural Resources.
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A deeper look into options trading also reveals that traders hedged their positions with options
where 3,050 put and 20,139 call contracts exchanged hands leading to a 0.15
Alpha Natural Resources settled the day up $0.22 to $9.11 in the previous trading session. Today's
trading range was between $8.97 and $9.34 respectively. On the volume side, 17M shares were
traded, which is greater than the average volume of 16M shares. ANR is trading
above the 50 day moving average and higher than the 200 day
moving average. The stock's 52 week low is $5.28 and 52 week high is $23.68. Within the last quarter, the shares have lost -1.77% of their value.