The current equities have seen a spike in derivative trading from Friday, August 13, 2010 and have been filtered out by our trading program.
Hudson City Bancorp (NASDAQ:HCBK) has seen a spike in call option trading on the October 12.5 calls.
FreightCar America Inc, (NASDAQ:RAIL) has seen a spike in put option trading on the September 20 puts.
Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) has seen a spike in put option trading on the September 72.5 puts.
While the spike in derivative volume as well as other indicators has occurred the trading does not necessarily indicate an impending move on the underlying equities. Take caution trading derivatives and instead use the derivative information to trade the equities with increased returns and reduced risk.
Variances in option volume can be a predictor of Smart Money trading but
alone will not give you enough accuracy to make money. MarketDNATM takes the unusual option volume further through our proprietary system of filters refined over 14 years, proven to bring you substantially higher returns.
MarketDNATM uses actual option volume and open interest trading to serve
as the basis for potential events that effect pricing in a particular
equity/index positively or negatively. Once these opportunities are identified,
our more than 100 filters are applied to remove false indicators, excess
noise, hedging and any other trading strategies that might be responsible
for the initial flags. What is left is a stock/index/ETF that has the ability to
move 10% to 300+% in the matter of 1 to 14 business days with a 70+%
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