TLT iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond – 50,000 of the June 101 calls were sold at $0.14 and the September 98 / 101 call spread was bought for $0.46, also 50,000x. The September call spread was bought to open and the June calls appeared to be a closing transaction.
LVSLas Vegas Sands Corp. – 10,000 of the May 40 puts were bought for $0.45. The puts were bought to open.
DISH DISH Network Corp – 10,000 of the May 24 calls were sold at $1.15. The calls were sold to open.
SVU SUPERVALU INC. – 3000 of the October 13 calls were bought for $0.55. The calls were bought to open.
WMB Williams Companies, Inc. – 35,000 of the May 17 / January 22.5 call spread was sold at $5.05. The May calls were sold to close and the January 22.5 calls were bought to open.
ENER Energy Conversion Devices, Inc. – 22,000 of the September 1.5 puts were bought for $0.35. The puts were bought to open.
Industrials / Materials
TYC Tyco International Ltd. – 11,000 of the May 47 / 52.5 risk reversals traded at $0.30. The May 52.5 calls were bought for $0.54 and the May 47 puts were sold aat $0.85 to open versus 48.86 stock
VALE – 12,000 of the January 35 / 45 1x2 call ratio spread was bought for $1.86 12,000 x 24,000. It appears to be an opening position tied to 300,000 shares.
ABX Barrick Gold Corporation– 5000 of the May 55 puts were bought for $1.67 versus $55.23 stock. The puts were bought to open.
BMC BMC Software, Inc.– 5000 of the May 52.5 calls were bought for $0.575. The calls were bought to open.
VZVerizon Communications Inc. – 10,000 of the January 32 / 42 bullish risk reversal traded for $0.33. The trade appears to be opening and tied to 492,000 shares at $37.89.
PRUPrudential Financial, Inc. – 4500 of the January 65 / 72.5 / 80 call fly was bought for $1.30
WFCWells Fargo & Company – 9000 of the January 20 / 30 put spreads were sold and 9000 of the January 35 calls were bought, with the investor collecting $2.40 on the package.
ARIA Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc – 10,000 of the May 3 / November 5 put spread was bought for $0.25. The trade appears to be a roll from May to November up and out.
CYH Community Health Systems – 7500 of the May 24 / 28 bearish risk reversal was bought for $4.15. The trade appears to be opening and tied to 750,000 shares at $31.60
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