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Looking At Workday’s Recent Whale Trades

ByBenzinga Insights

Jul 27, 2022
Looking At Workday's Recent Whale Trades

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

Looking at options history for Workday WDAY we detected 13 strange trades.

If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is accurate to state that 46% of the investors opened trades with bullish expectations and 53% with bearish.

From the overall spotted trades, 8 are puts, for a total amount of $2,328,715 and 5, calls, for a total amount of $198,720.

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 $140.0 to $185.0 for Workday over the last 3 months.

Volume & Open Interest Development

Looking at the volume and open interest is a powerful move while trading options. This data can help you track the liquidity and interest for Workday’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 Workday’s whale trades within a strike price range from $140.0 to $185.0 in the last 30 days.

Workday 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
WDAY PUT TRADE BEARISH 09/16/22 $145.00 $1.7M 6.2K 1.7K
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $182.2K 169 247
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $97.3K 169 401
WDAY PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $95.2K 169 542
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $58.8K 169 122









Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
WDAY PUT TRADE BEARISH 09/16/22 $145.00 $1.7M 6.2K 1.7K
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $182.2K 169 247
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $97.3K 169 401
WDAY PUT SWEEP BULLISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $95.2K 169 542
WDAY PUT SWEEP BEARISH 01/20/23 $140.00 $58.8K 169 122

Where Is Workday Standing Right Now?

  • With a volume of 1,160,150, the price of WDAY is up 3.74% at $146.18.
  • RSI indicators hint that the underlying stock is currently neutral between overbought and oversold.
  • Next earnings are expected to be released in 29 days.

What The Experts Say On Workday:

  • Piper Sandler has decided to maintain their Overweight rating on Workday, which currently sits at a price target of $175.

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



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