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10 Information Technology Stocks With Whale Alerts In Today's Session

This whale alert can help traders discover the next big trading opportunities.

Whales are entities with large sums of money and we track their transactions here at Benzinga on our options activity scanner.

Traders will search for circumstances when the market estimation of an option diverges heavily from its normal worth. High amounts of trading activity could push option prices to exaggerated or underestimated levels.

Here's the list of options activity happening in today's session:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
AMD PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $70.00 $57.6K 52.0K 72.2K
AAPL PUT SWEEP BULLISH 12/02/22 $145.00 $37.1K 15.3K 28.7K
MSFT CALL SWEEP BULLISH 12/02/22 $255.00 $27.2K 8.5K 14.0K
IOT PUT TRADE BULLISH 12/16/22 $7.50 $124.3K 2.4K 7.2K
NVDA CALL TRADE BULLISH 12/09/22 $175.00 $29.9K 3.7K 6.3K
NTNX CALL TRADE BEARISH 12/16/22 $30.00 $46.2K 12.4K 6.3K
CRM CALL SWEEP BULLISH 12/02/22 $145.00 $25.5K 343 4.5K
ZS PUT TRADE BULLISH 12/02/22 $130.00 $40.0K 1.3K 2.4K
MMAT CALL TRADE BEARISH 01/20/23 $1.50 $26.5K 6.0K 2.0K
FIS CALL SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $70.00 $92.3K 9.0K 1.3K

Explanation

These itemized elaborations have been created using the accompanying table.

** Regarding AMD (NASDAQ:AMD), we observe a put option sweep with bearish sentiment. It expires in 50 day(s) on January 20, 2023. Parties traded 200 contract(s) at a $70.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 6 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $57.6K, with a price of $288.0 per contract. There were 52059 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 72278 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** Regarding AAPL (NASDAQ:AAPL), we observe a put option sweep with bullish sentiment. It expires in 1 day(s) on December 2, 2022. Parties traded 977 contract(s) at a $145.00 strike. This particular put needed to be split into 14 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $37.1K, with a price of $38.0 per contract. There were 15382 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 28730 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For MSFT (NASDAQ:MSFT), we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 1 day(s) on December 2, 2022. This event was a transfer of 163 contract(s) at a $255.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 14 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $27.2K, with a price of $167.0 per contract. There were 8500 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 14095 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For IOT (NYSE:IOT), we notice a put option trade that happens to be bullish, expiring in 15 day(s) on December 16, 2022. This event was a transfer of 4144 contract(s) at a $7.50 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $124.3K, with a price of $30.0 per contract. There were 2405 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 7208 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For NVDA (NASDAQ:NVDA), we notice a call option trade that happens to be bullish, expiring in 8 day(s) on December 9, 2022. This event was a transfer of 92 contract(s) at a $175.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $29.9K, with a price of $325.0 per contract. There were 3773 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 6374 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** Regarding NTNX (NASDAQ:NTNX), we observe a call option trade with bearish sentiment. It expires in 15 day(s) on December 16, 2022. Parties traded 250 contract(s) at a $30.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $46.2K, with a price of $185.0 per contract. There were 12496 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 6308 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For CRM (NYSE:CRM), we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bullish, expiring in 1 day(s) on December 2, 2022. This event was a transfer of 150 contract(s) at a $145.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 16 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $25.5K, with a price of $170.0 per contract. There were 343 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 4553 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For ZS (NASDAQ:ZS), we notice a put option trade that happens to be bullish, expiring in 1 day(s) on December 2, 2022. This event was a transfer of 100 contract(s) at a $130.00 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $40.0K, with a price of $400.0 per contract. There were 1399 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 2474 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** Regarding MMAT (NASDAQ:MMAT), we observe a call option trade with bearish sentiment. It expires in 50 day(s) on January 20, 2023. Parties traded 500 contract(s) at a $1.50 strike. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $26.5K, with a price of $53.0 per contract. There were 6045 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 2025 contract(s) were bought and sold.

** For FIS (NYSE:FIS), we notice a call option sweep that happens to be bearish, expiring in 15 day(s) on December 16, 2022. This event was a transfer of 243 contract(s) at a $70.00 strike. This particular call needed to be split into 14 different trades to become filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) was $92.3K, with a price of $380.0 per contract. There were 9072 open contracts at this strike prior to today, and today 1382 contract(s) were bought and sold.

Options Alert Terminology
- Call Contracts: The right to buy shares as indicated in the contract.
- Put Contracts: The right to sell shares as indicated in the contract.
- Expiration Date: When the contract expires. One must act on the contract by this date if one wants to use it.
- Premium/Option Price: The price of the contract.

For more information, visit our Guide to Understanding Options Alerts or read more about unusual options activity.

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