Follow What Smart Money Traders Are Doing With UBER

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Someone with a lot of money to spend (and possibly insider knowledge) has taken an unusually bullish stance on Uber Technologies: UBER.

And retail traders should know.

Looking at options activity for Uber Technologies (NYSE:UBER) we detected 34 unusual trades. If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 55.88% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 44.12% with bearish. From the overall spotted trades, 6 are puts, for a total amount of $625,726 and 28, calls, for a total amount of $2,511,356.

What’s The Price Target?

Taking into account the Volume and Open Interest on these contracts, it appears that the smart money is targeting a price range from $32.0 to $75.0 for Uber Technologies in the 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 Uber Technologies’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 Uber Technologies’s smart money trades within a strike price range from $32.0 to $75.0 in the last 30 days.

Uber Technologies Option Volume And Open Interest Over Last 30 Days

Biggest Options Spotted:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
UBER CALL SWEEP BULLISH 09/24/21 $42.00 $71.5K 25.6K 4.8K
UBER CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/15/21 $42.50 $40.5K 25.0K 8.0K
UBER CALL SWEEP NEUTRAL 10/15/21 $42.50 $58.7K 25.0K 4.8K
UBER CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/21/22 $50.00 $38.9K 114.9K 3.2K
UBER CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/15/21 $42.50 $30.9K 25.0K 9.5K

Where Is Uber Technologies Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 26,695,718, the price of UBER is up -2.66% over the last 24 hours at $39.01.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 51 days.

What The Experts Say On Uber Technologies:

  • Goldman Sachs downgraded its action to Buy saying the stock has the potential to tumble 64.06% to a target of $64.0

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