StockTwits Trending Alert: Trading recent interest in WESTERN ALLIANCE BANCORP $WAL

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Put Spread trade opportunity for WESTERN ALLIANCE BANCORP (WAL) for the 17-Dec-2021 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

WAL was recently trading at $118.23 and has an implied volatility of 34.58% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for WAL expiring on 17-Dec-2021, there is a 34.16% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $118.23-$128.76 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 57.73%.

Trending on StockTwits: StockTwits® is a financial communications platform for the financial and investing community. On their site, WESTERN ALLIANCE BANCORP was recently trending, indicating that breaking news and/or market activity has significantly impacted sentiment toward the stock. This movement can be interpretted as a sign of more near-term price movement for the underlying.

Trade approach: The recent sentiment change in WAL on StockTwits appears to be moderately positive, indicating that the stock is likely to follow in that direction for investors trading on sentiment. As a result, a bullish strategy could prove effective if the sentiment ultimately turns out to drive trading.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if WESTERN ALLIANCE BANCORP closed at or above $118.05 on 17-Dec-2021. Based on our analysis, there is a 50.74% 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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