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Here is a list of stocks benefiting from positive attention – stocks gaining on high volume, with falling Put/Call ratios over the last two weeks (i.e. a rising call volume relative to put option volume, indicating bullish options sentiment). For each stock we'll list the relative volume, which expresses Tuesday's trading volume as a multiple of the three month average daily volume. All of the stocks mentioned below have seen their Put/Call ratios decrease by more than 25%.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the top six stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.

Use this list as a starting-off point for your own analysis. List sorted by decrease in put/call ratio.

1. Global Indemnity plc (GBLI): Property & Casualty Insurance Industry. Market cap of $678.83M. The stock had gained 1.84% with relative volume at 1.53. Put/Call ratio has decreased 95.00% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.2 to 0.01, currently placed at 28% of the annual p/c range). The stock has gained 40.26% over the last year.

2. Navigators Group Inc. (NAVG): Property & Casualty Insurance Industry. Market cap of $804.69M. The stock had gained 1.64% with relative volume at 1.72. Put/Call ratio has decreased 88.33% over the last 10 trading days (from 1.8 to 0.21, currently placed at 0% of the annual p/c range). The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 10.03%.

3. Gentiva Health Services Inc. (GTIV): Home Health Care Industry. Market cap of $730.86M. The stock had gained 2.10% with relative volume at 2.14. Put/Call ratio has decreased 87.39% over the last 10 trading days (from 1.19 to 0.15, currently placed at 21% of the annual p/c range). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.37% (equivalent to 9.41 days of average volume).

4. Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (TDS): Wireless Communications Industry. Market cap of $3.36B. The stock had gained 0.80% with relative volume at 1.88. Put/Call ratio has decreased 60.53% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.38 to 0.15, currently placed at 0% of the annual p/c range).

5. Bottomline Technologies Inc. (EPAY): Business Software & Services Industry. Market cap of $828.63M. The stock had gained 4.72% with relative volume at 1.71. Put/Call ratio has decreased 60.34% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.58 to 0.23, currently placed at 10% of the annual p/c range). The stock has gained 48.66% over the last year.

6. Owens Corning (OC): General Building Materials Industry. Market cap of $4.62B. The stock had gained 3.43% with relative volume at 1.6. Put/Call ratio has decreased 43.75% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.8 to 0.45, currently placed at 8% of the annual p/c range). This is a risky stock that is significantly more volatile than the overall market (beta = 2.04). The stock has gained 11.01% over the last year.

7. Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (DRC): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $4.12B. The stock had gained 2.03% with relative volume at 1.54. Put/Call ratio has decreased 38.89% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.36 to 0.22, currently placed at 35% of the annual p/c range). The stock has had a couple of great days, gaining 6.8% over the last week.

8. United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC): Semiconductor Equipment & Materials Industry. Market cap of $6.75B. The stock had gained 4.62% with relative volume at 1.72. Put/Call ratio has decreased 30.00% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.1 to 0.07, currently placed at 35% of the annual p/c range). The stock has lost 19.5% over the last year.

9. Big Lots Inc. (BIG): Discount, Variety Stores Industry. Market cap of $2.44B. The stock had gained 3.67% with relative volume at 1.78. Put/Call ratio has decreased 29.27% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.41 to 0.29, currently placed at 1% of the annual p/c range). BIG might be undervalued at current levels, with a PEG ratio at 0.93, and P/FCF ratio at 10.29. The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 20.48%.

10. First Cash Financial Services Inc. (FCFS): Credit Services Industry. Market cap of $1.25B. The stock had gained 4.46% with relative volume at 2.75. Put/Call ratio has decreased 25.93% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.27 to 0.2, currently placed at 26% of the annual p/c range). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.14% (equivalent to 7.81 days of average volume). The stock has gained 89.92% over the last year.

11. Empire District Electric Co. (EDE): Electric Utilities Industry. Market cap of $782.12M. The stock had gained 1.44% with relative volume at 3.66. Put/Call ratio has decreased 25.00% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.4 to 0.3, currently placed at 20% of the annual p/c range). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.15% (equivalent to 8.54 days of average volume). It's been a rough couple of days for the stock, losing 17.46% over the last week.

12. Telvent Git S.A. (TLVT): Computer Based Systems Industry. Market cap of $967.88M. The stock had gained 1.81% with relative volume at 2.7. Put/Call ratio has decreased 25.00% over the last 10 trading days (from 0.04 to 0.03, currently placed at 13% of the annual p/c range). The stock has had a good month, gaining 12.47%.

Options data sourced from Schaeffer’s; all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: Tuesday's 12 High-Volume Gainers With Bullish Options Trends