This Is What Whales Are Betting On United Parcel Service

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on United Parcel Service. Looking at options history for United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) we detected 16 strange trades.

A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on United Parcel Service.

Looking at options history for United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) we detected 16 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 25% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 75% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 7 are puts, for a total amount of $1,330,974 and 9, calls, for a total amount of $341,679.

What’s The Price Target?

Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that whales have been targeting a price range from $100.0 to $220.0 for United Parcel Service over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is a powerful move while trading options. This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for United Parcel Service’s options for a given strike price. Below, we can observe the evolution of the volume and open interest of calls and puts, respectively, for all of United Parcel Service’s whale trades within a strike price range from $100.0 to $220.0 in the last 30 days.

United Parcel Service Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Options Call Chart

Biggest Options Spotted:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
UPS PUT SWEEP BEARISH 07/15/22 $180.00 $630.0K 5.9K 2.0K
UPS PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/19/24 $220.00 $273.8K 71 56
UPS PUT SWEEP BEARISH 07/15/22 $182.50 $167.0K 249 430
UPS PUT SWEEP BULLISH 07/15/22 $180.00 $106.0K 5.9K 2.1K
UPS CALL TRADE NEUTRAL 08/19/22 $180.00 $61.2K 1.1K 57

Where Is United Parcel Service Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 2,007,947, the price of UPS is up 1.67% at $185.59.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock may be approaching overbought.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 25 days.

What The Experts Say On United Parcel Service:

  • Credit Suisse has decided to maintain their Outperform rating on United Parcel Service, which currently sits at a price target of $225.
  • Goldman Sachs has decided to maintain their Buy rating on United Parcel Service, which currently sits at a price target of $215.

Options are a riskier asset compared to just trading the stock, but they have higher profit potential. Serious options traders manage this risk by educating themselves daily, scaling in and out of trades, following more than one indicator, and following the markets closely.

If you want to stay updated on the latest options trades for United Parcel Service, Benzinga Pro gives you real-time options trades alerts.

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