Actionable Options for Tuesday, May 13

Actionable Options for Tuesday, May 13

 

Actionable Options for Tuesday, May 13

Options having increasing call volume and implied volatility: ADSK VIX CSCO

Options having increasing put volume and implied volatility: ZNGA VXX M

Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) is recently up $10.61 to $121.30 on Coca-Cola (KO) agreeing to purchase additional shares, bringing Coke's beneficial ownership in Keurig up to 16%, according to a regulatory filing. The Coca-Cola owns about 19.5M shares of Keurig subsequent to the transaction. June and July option implied volatility is at 36, September is at 43; compared to its 26-week average of 45.

DIRECTV (DTV) is recently down 45c to $86.72 on reports AT&T (T) is in talks to acquire for $100 per share. June option implied volatility is at 33, September is at 20, December is at 17; compare to its 26-week average of 26.

Microsoft (MSFT) is recently up 40c to $40.36 after announcing Xbox One starting at $399 in all markets where Xbox One is sold, beginning on June 9. June option implied volatility is at 16, July is at 15, August is at 20; compared to its 26-week average of 21.