Before It’s News
July 15, 2010
Just as the three days before 9/11 there was unusual amounts of trading going on with American Airlines (goldmansucks) we are seeing the same type of action this time with power companies. This as Obama suporters say an act of terrorism is the only thing that will save him.
NEW YORK (Market Intellisearch) — Unusual volume of put contracts was traded today. There were 713 puts contracts versus the ten day average volume of 55. On the calls side, 27 calls contracts were traded. Today’s traded Put/Call ratio is 26.41. There were 26.41 puts traded for each call contract.
Put/Call ratio is often used to measure investment sentiment, the ratio serves as a predictor of investor behavior. Unusual options volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to make a move.
CenterPoint Energy (CNP) closed at $14.07 in the last trading session and opened today at $14.19. CNP is trading at $14.19, up $0.12 (+0.85%) in today’s trading session. The daily low is $14.10 and the high is $14.32. The trading volume of 3,435,131 is below the average volume of 4,771,960 shares. CNP is trading above the 50 day moving average and higher than the 200 day moving average. The stock’s 52 week low is $5.67 and 52 week high is $14.90. The stock has a P/E ratio of 12.73 and a dividend yield of 5.47%.
Iron Mt this is strange. www.marketintellisearch.com/articles/1028761.html
Posted on 07/13/2010 by Leo Goldman
NEW YORK (Market Intellisearch) — Unusual volume of call contracts was traded today. There were 756 call contracts traded compared to the ten day average volume of 122 contracts. On the put side, 42 put contracts exchanged hands. Today’s traded Put/Call ratio is 0.06. There were 18.00 calls traded for each put contract.
Options are useful tools for predicting the movement of the underlying stock. Put/Call ratio statistics serve as a useful predictor of investment sentiment, indicating what experienced investors are doing in preparation for a move of an underlying stock. Thus, unusual volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to make a move.
Shares of IRM closed at $23.41 in the previous trading session and opened today at $23.64. Iron Mountain Inc. settled the day up $0.61 to $24.02 in the trading session. The day’s trading range is between $23.60 and $24.10 respectively. On the volume side, 816,856 shares were traded which is less than the average volume of 1,455,930 shares. IRM is trading below the 50 day moving average and lower than the 200 day moving average. The stock’s 52 week low is $21.32 and 52 week high is $32.04. The stock has a P/E ratio of 22.00 and a dividend yield of 0.54%.
This article was posted: Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 8:54 am