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Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) – 9 actions of communication services with whale alerts in today’s session

This whale alert can help traders uncover the next big trading opportunities.

Whales are entities with large sums of money and we track their transactions here at Benzinga on our options activity scanner.

Traders will look for circumstances in which the market estimate of an option deviates significantly from its normal value. High volumes of trading activity could push option prices to inflated or underestimated levels.

Here is the list of options activities taking place in today’s session:

symbol PLACE / CALL Type of business Feeling Exp. Dated Strike price Total trade price Open interest Volume
GOOGL CALL TO SWEEP UP DECLINE 12/10/21 $ 2,950.00 $ 151.1K 688 3.9K
BIDU TO PUT TO SWEEP UP BULLISH 12/17/21 $ 146.00 $ 28.5K 1.0K 582
GOOG CALL TRADE BULLISH 12/10/21 $ 2,950.00 $ 27.5K 235 575
SKLZ CALL TRADE BULLISH 01/20/23 $ 12.50 $ 26.0K 4.1K 525
SAY CALL TRADE BULLISH 12/10/21 $ 145.00 $ 32.4K 1.2K 344
PINS CALL TO SWEEP UP BULLISH 02/18/22 $ 50.00 $ 36.4K 4.7K 335
FB CALL TRADE BULLISH 12/31/21 $ 320.00 $ 40.6K 890 248
AMC CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 07/01/22 $ 30.00 $ 32.3K 697 129
RBLX CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 04/14/22 $ 100.00 $ 29.2K 895 39

Explanation

These detailed elaborations were created using the attached table.

• For GOOGL (NASDAQ: GOOGL), we notice a to call option to sweep up who happens to be bearish, expiring in 3 day (s) on December 10, 2021. This event was a transfer from 69 contract (s) to a $ 2,950.00 to hit. This particular call had to be divided into 3 different trades to be filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 151.1K, with a price of $ 2,190.0 by contract. There was 688 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 3921 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• Regarding BIDU (NASDAQ: BIDU), we observe a to put option to sweep up with bullish feeling. It expires in 10 day (s) on December 17, 2021. Exchanged parts 100 contract (s) to a $ 146.00 to hit. This particular put had to be split into 4 different trades to be filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 28.5K, with a price of $ 285.0 by contract. There was 1064 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 582 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• For GOOG (NASDAQ: GOOG), we notice a to call option Trade who happens to be bullish, expiring in 3 day (s) on December 10, 2021. This event was a transfer from ten contract (s) to a $ 2,950.00 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 27.5K, with a price of $ 2,750.0 by contract. There was 235 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 575 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• For SKLZ (NYSE: SKLZ), we notice a to call option Trade who happens to be bullish, expiring 409 day (s) on January 20, 2023. This event was a transfer from 100 contract (s) to a $ 12.50 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 26.0K, with a price of $ 260.0 by contract. There was 4114 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 525 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• Regarding SAY (NYSE: DIS), we observe a to call option Trade with bullish feeling. It expires in 3 day (s) on December 10, 2021. Exchanged parts 54 contract (s) to a $ 145.00 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 32.4K, with a price of $ 600.0 by contract. There was 1213 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 344 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• Regarding PINS (NYSE: PINS), we observe a to call option to sweep up with bullish feeling. It expires in 73 day (s) on February 18, 2022. Exchanged parts 270 contract (s) to a $ 50.00 to hit. This particular call had to be divided into 7 different trades to be filled. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 36.4K, with a price of $ 135.0 by contract. There was 4738 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 335 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• For FB (NASDAQ: FB), we notice a to call option Trade who happens to be bullish, expiring in 24 day (s) on December 31, 2021. This event was a transfer from 31 contract (s) to a $ 320.00 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 40.6K, with a price of $ 1,310.0 by contract. There was 890 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 248 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• For AMC (NYSE: AMC), we notice a to call option Trade who happens to be neutral, expiring in 31 day (s) on January 7, 2022. This event was a transfer from 60 contract (s) to a $ 30.00 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 32.3K, with a price of $ 539.0 by contract. There was 697 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 129 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

• For RBLX (NYSE: RBLX), we notice a to call option Trade who happens to be neutral, expiring in 128 day (s) on April 14, 2022. This event was a transfer from ten contract (s) to a $ 100.00 to hit. The total cost received by the writing party (or parties) has been $ 29.2K, with a price of $ 2,922.0 by contract. There was 895 contracts open to this strike before today, and today 39 contract (s) have been bought and sold.

Option alert terminology
Call contracts: The right to buy shares as stated in the contract.
Sales contracts: The right to sell shares as stated in the contract.
Expiration date: When the contract expires. You have to act on the contract on this date if you want to use it.
Price of the premium / option: The contract price.

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