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The following is a list of stocks in an uptrend that have a very low Put/Call ratios (i.e. an unusually large number of open call contracts relative to open put options, which reflects bullish options sentiment). In other words, these stocks have rallied, and options traders expect the momentum to continue on the upside.

All of these stocks are trading above their 20-day, 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Options data sourced from Schaeffer's. Full analysis follows below.



1. MBIA Inc. (MBI): Surety & Title Insurance Industry. Market cap of $1.86B. Put/Call ratio at 0.35 (125,720 open call option contracts vs. 44,076 open put options). The stock is currently 3.58% above its 20-day MA, 25.95% above its 50-day MA, and 49.88% above its 200-day MA.

2. Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW): Silver Industry. Market cap of $7.34B. Put/Call ratio at 0.42 (77,271 open call option contracts vs. 32,288 open put options). The stock is currently 8.73% above its 20-day MA, 8.49% above its 50-day MA, and 23.28% above its 200-day MA.

3. Psychiatric Solutions, Inc. (OTCPK:PSYS): Specialized Health Services Industry. Market cap of $1.90B. Put/Call ratio at 0.24 (19,662 open call option contracts vs. 4,622 open put options). The stock is currently 0.08% above its 20-day MA, 0.86% above its 50-day MA, and 19.88% above its 200-day MA.

4. Hasbro Inc. (HAS): Toys & Games Industry. Market cap of $6.15B. Put/Call ratio at 0.39 (14,685 open call option contracts vs. 5,739 open put options). The stock is currently 0.29% above its 20-day MA, 2.59% above its 50-day MA, and 17.41% above its 200-day MA.

5. American Tower Corp. (AMT): Diversified Communication Services Industry. Market cap of $19.26B. Put/Call ratio at 0.42 (28,513 open call option contracts vs. 11,963 open put options). The stock is currently 2.36% above its 20-day MA, 4.57% above its 50-day MA, and 10.96% above its 200-day MA.

6. Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP): Consumer Services Industry. Market cap of $5.61B. Put/Call ratio at 0.43 (30,583 open call option contracts vs. 13,239 open put options). The stock is currently 1.77% above its 20-day MA, 3.96% above its 50-day MA, and 10.94% above its 200-day MA.

7. DIRECTV (DTV): CATV Systems Industry. Market cap of $34.17B. Put/Call ratio at 0.4 (96,675 open call option contracts vs. 39,145 open put options). The stock is currently 0.33% above its 20-day MA, 3.09% above its 50-day MA, and 10.44% above its 200-day MA.

8. iShares COMEX Gold Trust (IAU): ETF. Market cap of $3.59B. Put/Call ratio at 0.28 (40,964 open call option contracts vs. 11,587 open put options). The stock is currently 2.98% above its 20-day MA, 1.75% above its 50-day MA, and 6.38% above its 200-day MA.

9. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP): Security Software & Services Industry. Market cap of $8.37B. Put/Call ratio at 0.43 (25,471 open call option contracts vs. 10,920 open put options). The stock is currently 2.47% above its 20-day MA, 8.17% above its 50-day MA, and 5.47% above its 200-day MA.

10. NovaGold Resources Inc. (NG): Gold Industry. Market cap of $1.51B. Put/Call ratio at 0.2 (22,526 open call option contracts vs. 4,548 open put options). The stock is currently 7.41% above its 20-day MA, 3.76% above its 50-day MA, and 4.47% above its 200-day MA.

11. PowerShares DB Agriculture (DBA): ETF. Put/Call ratio at 0.15 (73,728 open call option contracts vs. 10,732 open put options). The stock is currently 1.73% above its 20-day MA, 5.26% above its 50-day MA, and 4.04% above its 200-day MA.

12. Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. (WPI): Generic Drugs Industry. Market cap of $5.36B. Put/Call ratio at 0.29 (9,072 open call option contracts vs. 2,649 open put options). The stock is currently 1.62% above its 20-day MA, 0% above its 50-day MA, and 3.94% above its 200-day MA.

13. Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR): Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Industry. Market cap of $10.73B. Put/Call ratio at 0.44 (18,976 open call option contracts vs. 8,395 open put options). The stock is currently 0.37% above its 20-day MA, 4.36% above its 50-day MA, and 1.45% above its 200-day MA.

Disclosure: No positions

Source: 13 Rally Stocks With Bullish Options Activity