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 3,443 put and 13,762 calls were traded where call
contracts outnumbered puts 4.0:1, yielding a 0.25 ratio.
Investors use options to manage risk and to speculate on price changes. Options can provide
significant leverage if the stock moves in the right direction but aslo end up worthless if it
Shares of Activision Blizzard rose $0.27 (+1.97%) to $14.00 in today's trading session.
The price of ATVI ranged between $13.64 - $14.07. Volume is 26M in relation to the three
month average volume of 9M shares. The technical momentum Relative Strength Index indicator shows overbought conditions. ATVI is trading above the 50 day
moving average and higher than the 200 day moving average. The stock's 52 week low is $10.45 and 52 week high is $13.94. To date, the stock has gained 19.39% within the last month.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Activision Blizzard) is an online, personal computer (PC), console and handheld game publisher. It has 3 segments:Activision Publishing,Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. and its subsidiaries & Activision Blizzard Distribution.