52-Week High Alert: Trading today’s movement in HERSHEY COMPANY $HSY

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Put Spread trade opportunity for HERSHEY COMPANY (HSY) for the 21-Jan-2022 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

HSY was recently trading at $183.34 and has an implied volatility of 16.75% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for HSY expiring on 21-Jan-2022, there is a 34.14% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $183.37-$196.18 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 57.00%.

52 week high: HERSHEY COMPANY recently reached a new 52-week high at $183.40. HSY had traded in the range $143.58-$182.71 over the past year.

Trade approach: Reaching a new 52-week high is a bullish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if HSY maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bearish side of $183.34 on 21-Jan-2022. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if HERSHEY COMPANY closes at or above $183.10 on 21-Jan-2022. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 50.88% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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