Actionable Options for Tuesday February 18

Actionable Options for Tuesday February 18

 

Actionable Options for Tuesday February 18

Options with increasing call volume and implied volatility: TSLA HUM ZNGA

Options with increasing put volume and implied volatility: PNRA ADBE HES

Actavis (ACT) is recently up $13.22 to $205 after an agreement to buy Forest Labs (FRX) for $25B. March option implied volatility is at 27, May is at 26, August is at 29; compared to its 26-week average of 28.

Coca-Cola (KO) is recently down $1.52 to $37.41 on less than expected Q4 revenue on a profit decline. March option implied volatility is at 16, May and August is at 15; compared to its 26-week average of 16.

Waste Management (WM) is recently down $2.05 to $41.62 on the environmental services company seeing FY14 adjusted EPS $2.30-$2.35, consensus $2.41. Overall option implied volatility of 16 is at its 26-week average.