NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- A new 3-month trading record was established on both the call and put side for shares of Facebook.
A total of 487,770 call and 348,993 put contracts were traded raising a low put/call volume alert.
There were 0.7 puts traded for each call contract yielding a 0.72 put/call ratio.
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Options can be used as predictors of stock behavior. Investors can use put/call ratios as
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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.
Facebook (FB) opened today at $30.98 and is currently trading at $31.24, up $0.45 (+1.46%) during
last trading session. To date, the stock has gained 32.54% within the last quarter.
The daily low is $30.88 and the high is $31.49. The trading volume
of 68M is below the average volume of 69M shares.