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This Is What Whales Are Betting On JPMorgan Chase

ByBenzinga Insights

Aug 16, 2022
This Is What Whales Are Betting On JPMorgan Chase



A whale with a lot of money to spend has taken a noticeably bearish stance on JPMorgan Chase.

Looking at options history for JPMorgan Chase JPM we detected 21 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 42% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 57% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 8 are puts, for a total amount of $804,364 and 13, calls, for a total amount of $911,199.

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 $110.0 to $140.0 for JPMorgan Chase over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

In terms of liquidity and interest, the mean open interest for JPMorgan Chase options trades today is 4049.75 with a total volume of 6,929.00.

In the following chart, we are able to follow the development of volume and open interest of call and put options for JPMorgan Chase’s big money trades within a strike price range of $110.0 to $140.0 over the last 30 days.

JPMorgan Chase 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
JPM PUT TRADE BEARISH 01/19/24 $135.00 $372.0K 11.4K 178
JPM CALL TRADE BEARISH 09/15/23 $120.00 $317.0K 626 200
JPM PUT SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $130.00 $113.9K 377 100
JPM CALL SWEEP NEUTRAL 08/26/22 $123.00 $85.9K 834 573
JPM PUT SWEEP BEARISH 12/16/22 $130.00 $84.3K 377 174

Where Is JPMorgan Chase Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 5,073,808, the price of JPM is up 1.39% at $124.16.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 57 days.

What The Experts Say On JPMorgan Chase:

  • Berenberg upgraded its action to Hold with a price target of $120

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.

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