KLAC Review, Fresh Options Plays

KLA Corp. KLAC – Recap: 

We signaled a range a options plays for Friday’s session in our premarket report, and while they all saw positive moves, KLAC was the clear standout, which sustained its gains over a much longer period.

We were tracking the KLAC Weekly $330-340 Calls and following the company’s earnings beat, the stock was propelled from a low of 335.56-348.16 on the day, and that facilitated some elite single-session gain opportunities for us and our readers. This comes just weeks after it was reported that hedge fund interest in the company was on the rise.

Here were the big time daily moves posted by our designated targets in the KLAC options chain on Friday:

KLAC Weekly $330-340 Calls
$330:
 6.00-22.90 (+282%)
$332.50: 13.97-22.00 (+57%)
$335: 4.20-17.40 (+314%)
$337.50: 1.95-16.85 (+764%)
$340: 2.40-14.00 (+483%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
SPY 08/02 $439-441 Calls*
ON Weekly $41.50-43 Calls

*Please note that these calls expire at the end of the day today, and only advanced level traders should attempt to trade options on the day of their expiration. 


Extended Watchlist:
XCUR, AGRI, EVK, BSQR, VXRT, NSAV, DNRG, RSHN, KATX, DSCR, MNGG, LEAS, NHMD

Friday’s Rippers, Fresh Ideas

Reviewing Winning Options Plays: 

We made our typical attempt at unearthing some winning options ideas on Friday morning, and with a boatload of earnings reporters to choose from we went with Twitter and Snapchat, in addition to some SPY calls, as we were confident in a bullish session for the markets at large.

Our estimation proved accurate as the markets ripped all day long, and that made for some interesting daily gain opportunities in our designated contract sets. Specifically, we were tracking the TWTR Weekly $71.50-73 Calls, the SNAP Weekly $72.50-73.50 Calls, and the SPY 07/23 $436-437.50 Calls.

In each and every case we were afforded the opportunity to log multi-bag intraday gains. The total ranges and moves on those plays were as follows:

TWTR Weekly $71.50-73 Calls
$71.50: .59-1.56 (+164%)
$72: .45-1.24 (+175%)
$72.50: .32-.97 (+203%)
$73: .23-.73 (+217%)
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SNAP Weekly $72.50-73.50 Calls
$72.50:
 2.48-6.44 (+160%)
$73: 2.00-6.05 (+202%)
$73.50: 1.30-5.32 (+309%)
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SPY 07/23 $436-437.50 Calls
$436: 1.22-4.43 (+263%)
$437: .64-3.49 (+445%)
$437.50: .41-2.97 (+624%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
TSLA Weekly $645-650 Calls
HAS Weekly $94.50-96 Calls


Extended Watchlist:
NAOV, IMV, XBIO, DYNT, TYME, IGEX, FERN, CYBL, PHIL, BOTY, EEGI, SDVI, 

Options Recaps, Fresh Plays & More

Thursday’s Options Runners: 

We’re wrapping up yet another fruitful trading week, wherein we had several winners on both the stocks and options side of things. For the second straight session, we hit on two-thirds of our daily fresh options ideas in yesterday’s premarket report.

Our specified targets included the  CSX Weekly $32-32.67 Calls as well as the TXN Weekly $192.50-187.50 Puts. In both cases, we were witnesses to some very nice intraday movement on the chart.

The intraday moves those contract sets posted were highly respectable, allowing for the following single-session gain opportunities:

CSX Weekly $32-32.67 Calls
$32:
 .60-1.23 (+105%)
$32.17: .60-1.00 (+67%)
$32.33: .54-.85 (+57%)
$32.50: .35-.80 (+129%)
$32.67: .25-.70 (+180%)
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TXN Weekly $192.50-187.50 Puts 
$192.50: 6.50-9.85 (+52%)
$190: 3.80-7.50 (+97%)
$187.50: 2.50-5.04 (+102%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
TWTR Weekly $71.50-73 Calls*
SNAP Weekly $72.50-73.50 Calls*
SPY 07/23 $436-437.50 Calls* 

*Please do not attempt to trade options contracts on their day of expiration unless you are an experienced trader with access to disposable funds! 


Extended Watchlist:
SCKT, ALZN, ACOR, NRXP, EGOC, MWWC, INVU, OPTI, FHBC, CYBL, VITX, SDVI