73 contracts traded for MRK $82.5 strike puts for expiration 04/14/22 with open interest of (482) when the shares were trading at 82.48.
MRK $82.5 strike puts for 04/14/22 expiration
Option Flow Order Summary
- Size: 73
- Sentiment: BEARISH
- Estimated Cost Per Contract: 40,098.90
- Estimated Premium Value: $40K
- Volume: 710
- Open Interest: 482
- Contract Close Price: 82.60
- Stock Price at Trade: 82.48
- Market Action Score: 86.67% Bearish
Why is this an Unusual Option Activity?
- The Trade Volume is above Open Interest of (482).
- The order flow was detected as a sweep.
Stock Technical Information
- Stock Levels: Last Close: 82.60 , Points Change: 0.12, % Change: ⬇️ -0.15%
- Today’s Volume: 4.4M (10 Days average: 10.12M)
Price Levels to consider for tomorrow:
- Resistance 2: 84.68
- Resistance 1: 83.98
- Pivot Point: 83.29
- Support 1: 81.90
- Support 2: 81.56
- Stock is below 10 SMA: 84
- Stock is below 20 SMA: 84.39
- Stock is above 50 SMA: 79.53
- Stock is above 100 SMA: 77.96
- 52 Week High: 91
Stock chart for MRK (1 day)
How is options trade sentiment calculated?
Bullish: Options trades are considered having a “bullish sentiment” when a “call option” is purchased at/near ask price or a “put option” is sold at/near bid price. The buyer or seller of the options is expecting the option, or any financial instrument, will increase in price.
Bearish: Options are “bearish sentiment” when a call option is sold at/near bid price or a put option is bought at/near ask price. The buyer or seller of the options is expecting the option, or any financial instrument, will decrease in price.
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