Option Traders Shopping For Retailers

Seeing a flurry of buyside interest in upside January call options in several retailers. Most notably: 10,000 TJX Jan 50 calls between $1.30-$1.35 with the stock around $48.35 (vol at 29) 5,500  ROST Jan 90 calls between $2.05-$2.15 with stock around $86.5 (vol at 28)...

January Energy Sector Positioning?

A bit late on this, but noticed an interesting series of trades last Friday (11-16). Perhaps unrelated to each other, but some of the largest single name stock option trades that day were energy sector names that have been severely punished so far this year. Might be...