ARCC $20.06 +0.45% (0.09) unusual options activity for all expirations

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Bullish Ares Capital Corp. call option contracts are ones that are bought on or above the market's asking price OR put option contracts that are sold on or less than the market's bid price - expecting a move to the upside.
The opposite applies to bearish trades: put options bought on or above the ask OR call options sold at or below the bid price - expecting a move to the downside.



Ares Capital Corp. is a business development company that seeks investment opportunities in middle market companies with EBITDA of $10 - $250 million located in the US. The fund targets companies operating across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare services, business services, education, energy, financial services, consumer products, restaurants & food services, containers & packaging, automotive services, manufacturing, retail, aerospace & defense and chemicals. It provides financing in the form of senior secured loans, second lien senior secured loans, mezzanine debt and equity with investment size ranges from $1 - $500 million. It acts as a lead investor and takes a seat on the board of directors.

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How To Trade ARCC Unusual Options Activity There are many ways to interpret UOA. Some common strategies include looking at the strike prices and comparing them to the current stock price for Ares Capital Corp.. A bullish signal can be intrerpreted if you notice a large amount of contracts traded for strikes that are considered out of the money and expiring in the near future. You can then compare the overall volume for that strike to the open interest at the beginning of the day. A larger volume of option contracts traded compared to the open interest would mean this is a new position that is being opened.


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