NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- TiVo options contracts experienced a new 3-month record for both call and put contracts where a
total of 7,719 call and 16,484 put contracts were traded in the busy trading session. The contract
spread yielded a 2.14 put/call ratio.
Put/Call ratio is often used to measure investor sentiment, the ratio serves as a predictor of
investor behavior. A high put/call ratio suggests that the investor sentiment is bearish and
that investors expect the underlying stock to decrease in value. In contrast, a low put/call
ratio suggests that the investor sentiment is bullish and that the underlying stock is expected
to increase in value. Unusual volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to
make a move.
Tivo, Inc. is a provider of technology and services for advanced television solutions, which are included in such products as DVRs, non-DVR set-top boxes and connected televisions.
TIVO is trading above the 50 day moving average and higher
than the 200 day moving average. Shares of TiVo closed at $12.81, down $0.27 (2.03%)
in the last trading session. Today's volume of 6M shares is greater than the
average volume of 2M shares.