Market Intellisearch - Leo Goldman - 2 days ago
NEW YORK (Market Intellisearch) -- CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust options saw high put activity today. A total of 1,957 put and 646 call contracts were traded raising a high Put/Call volume alert. Today's traded Put/Call ratio is 3.03. There were 3.03 puts traded for each call contract.
Unusual volume provides reliable clues that the stock is expected to make a move. Investors can use the Put/Call ratio statistics to measure trader sentiment. A high Put/Call ratio suggests that the overall investment sentiment is bearish and that investors expect the underlying stock to decrease in value. Conversely, a low Put/Call ratio implies that the overall investor sentiment is bullish based on the large amount of call options.
Shares of CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust closed at $117.28 in the previous trading session and opened today at $116.49. FXY is currently trading at $115.99, down $1.29 (-1.10%) in today's trading session. The shares of the stock are trading between $115.88 and $117.32. Today's volume of 481,256 shares is greater than the average volume of 374,720 shares. FXY is trading above the 50 day moving average and higher than the 200 day moving average. The stock's 52 week low is $104.56 and 52 week high is $118.45.