This order hit the tape the morning of January 4th 2017. With less than 2 full weeks to go until expiration this read as a large and unusually risky order from institutional money. The next day the stock gapped higher over 70% and these options traded as high as $10.81 netting this trader a profit of over $1.75 million.
A great example of a day trade signal based on unusual options activity this order hit the tape only 2 seconds after the open on January 9th. The stock rallied immediately after the order hit and by 2pm in the same session these options were trading at $2.40 meaning this trader was able to net nearly $200,000 in profits in a matter of hours
This order hit the tape on January 9th 2017 labeled as a swing trade setup. The order hit as the stock was breaking the cloud to the upside. The next day the stock gapped higher and the options, with 22 days left to expiry, have already traded as high as $4.51. This means that at the highs this trader was up over $437,000.
This order hit the tape on December 28th 2016. The stock was trading around $14.51 when the calls were bought and shortly after the order hit rumors began circulating on a possible buyout in KATE. The stock ripped to the upside and these options traded as high as $3.40 by expiry netting this trader profits of $597,900.