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Check Out What Whales Are Doing With FDX

ByBenzinga Insights

Aug 23, 2022
Check Out What Whales Are Doing With FDX

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Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bullish stance on FedEx FDX.

And retail traders should know.

We noticed this today when the big position showed up on publicly available options history that we track here at Benzinga.

Whether this is an institution or just a wealthy individual, we don’t know. But when something this big happens with FDX, it often means somebody knows something is about to happen.

So how do we know what this whale just did?

Today, Benzinga‘s options scanner spotted 19 uncommon options trades for FedEx.

This isn’t normal.

The overall sentiment of these big-money traders is split between 57% bullish and 42%, bearish.

Out of all of the special options we uncovered, 11 are puts, for a total amount of $374,279, and 8 are calls, for a total amount of $283,995.

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 $210.0 to $250.0 for FedEx over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is an insightful way to conduct due diligence on a stock.

This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for FedEx’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 FedEx’s whale activity within a strike price range from $210.0 to $250.0 in the last 30 days.

FedEx 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
FDX PUT SWEEP BEARISH 09/16/22 $215.00 $67.2K 146 198
FDX PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 08/26/22 $240.00 $61.6K 407 52
FDX CALL SWEEP BEARISH 10/21/22 $220.00 $47.1K 335 52
FDX CALL TRADE BEARISH 10/21/22 $220.00 $44.8K 335 67
FDX CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/21/22 $230.00 $36.9K 1.1K 83









Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
FDX PUT SWEEP BEARISH 09/16/22 $215.00 $67.2K 146 198
FDX PUT SWEEP NEUTRAL 08/26/22 $240.00 $61.6K 407 52
FDX CALL SWEEP BEARISH 10/21/22 $220.00 $47.1K 335 52
FDX CALL TRADE BEARISH 10/21/22 $220.00 $44.8K 335 67
FDX CALL SWEEP BULLISH 10/21/22 $230.00 $36.9K 1.1K 83

Where Is FedEx Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 653,852, the price of FDX is up 0.93% at $225.65.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 28 days.

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 FedEx, Benzinga Pro gives you real-time options trades alerts.

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