Tag: Unusual Whales

Why Does the Market Care About Interest Rates?

We’ve experienced what are typically entire year-long returns and volatility in the span of a week. Just when we thought we were through the wackiest and wildest period for markets, we’ve been rocked with another absolute bombshell of a sell-off in all growth names. This doesn’t happen randomly, and cannot be evaluated in a vacuum. […]

2022-01-04 Unusual Options Activity in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Energy Transfer LP (ET), and Visa Inc. (V)

Unusual Options Activity in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Energy Transfer LP (ET), and Visa Inc. (V) 2022-01-04 Unusual Options Activity in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Today, January 04, 2022, among the underlying components of the NYSE, we saw unusual or noteworthy options trading volume and activity in JPMorgan Chase & Co., which opened […]

2022-01-03 Unusual Options Activity in CarGurus, Inc. (CARG), Energy Transfer LP (ET), and Beyond Meat, Inc. (BYND)

Unusual Options Activity in CarGurus, Inc. (CARG), Energy Transfer LP (ET), and Beyond Meat, Inc. (BYND) 2022-01-03 Unusual Options Activity in CarGurus, Inc. (CARG) Today, January 03, 2022, in the market capitalization-weighted index NASDAQ Global Select Market Composite (NasdaqGS), we saw unusual or noteworthy options trading volume and activity today in CarGurus, Inc., which opened […]

Congressional Trading in COVID-19 Vaccine Stocks

Congressional Trading in COVID-19 Vaccine Stocks In previous reports, Unusual Whales has shown that elected officials often trade in sectors that they legislate in. They are privy to non-public information through the committee positions they hold while in office. Even if not acted upon, there is a perceived advantage over regular folks like this. This […]

2021-12-29 Unusual Options Activity in Teladoc Health, Inc. (TDOC), FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL), and Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM)

Unusual Options Activity in Teladoc Health, Inc. (TDOC), FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL), and Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM) 2021-12-29 Unusual Options Activity in Teladoc Health, Inc. (TDOC) Today, December 29, 2021, among the underlying components of the NYSE, we saw unusual or noteworthy options trading volume and activity in Teladoc Health, Inc., which opened at $91.00. There […]

2021-12-03 Somebody Always Knows – DiDi Global Inc. (DIDI)

Somebody Always Knows – DiDi Global Inc. (DIDI) 2021-12-03 Any Other Trading Day in DiDi Global Inc. (DIDI) On December 2nd, 2021, DiDi Global Inc. opened at $8.17. Seen above are the suspected rolls in DiDi Global Inc. (DIDI) from the Unusual Whales flow. Earlier in the day, at 11:38 EST, floor traders rolled their $7.5 […]

Unusual Whales Trading Strategy

Filters used: https://unusualwhales.com/watchlist/8a71e227-7cee-493a-a729-639a80c1ab7b Step 1: Create a scan filter for option contracts that you want. The scan filter that I created looks for options that meet the following criteria: Have a premium under $1 or worth less than $100. Expires within the week. Traders are buying the contracts at the ask price. Avoiding companies that […]