Actionable Options for Monday, May 19

Actionable Options for Monday, May 19

 

Actionable Options for Monday, May 19

Options having increasing call volume and implied volatility: CRM URBN KGC

Options having increasing put volume and implied volatility: T TWTR AAPL

DirecTV (DTV) is recently down $1.23 to $84.95 on AT&T (T) acquiring in a stock-and-cash transaction for $95 per share. June option implied volatility is at 12, July is at 13, December is at 12; compared to its 26-week average of 26.

AstraZeneca (AZN) is recently down $8.91 to $71.37 after rejecting Pfizer (PFE) sweetened takeover offer of $120B. June option implied volatility of 44, July is at 40, October is at 31; above its 26-week average of 20.

3M Company (MMM) is recently up 76c to $141.89 after saying its on track to deliver 2013-2017 organic revenue growth of 4%-6% and deliver 2013-2017 free cash flow conversion of approximately 100%. June, July and October option implied volatility is at 12; compared to its 26-week average of 16.