A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on NovoCure.
Looking at options history for NovoCure NVCR we detected 16 strange trades.
If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 25% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 75% with bearish.
From the overall spotted trades, 2 are puts, for a total amount of $79,200 and 14, calls, for a total amount of $576,299.
What’s The Price Target?
Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that whales have been targeting a price range from $55.0 to $100.0 for NovoCure over the last 3 months.
Volume & Open Interest Development
Looking at the volume and open interest is a powerful move while trading options. This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for NovoCure’s options for a given strike price. Below, we can observe the evolution of the volume and open interest of calls and puts, respectively, for all of NovoCure’s whale trades within a strike price range from $55.0 to $100.0 in the last 30 days.
NovoCure Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days
Biggest Options Spotted:
|Symbol||PUT/CALL||Trade Type||Sentiment||Exp. Date||Strike Price||Total Trade Price||Open Interest||Volume|
Where Is NovoCure Standing Right Now?
- With a volume of 1,866,237, the price of NVCR is down -4.28% at $113.72.
- RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be overbought.
- Next earnings are expected to be released in 48 days.
What The Experts Say On NovoCure:
- JP Morgan has decided to maintain their Neutral rating on NovoCure, which currently sits at a price target of $99.
- Wells Fargo downgraded its action to Equal-Weight with a price target of $107
Options are a riskier asset compared to just trading the stock, but they have higher profit potential. Serious options traders manage this risk by educating themselves daily, scaling in and out of trades, following more than one indicator, and following the markets closely.
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