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Quantchabot has detected a promising Covered Put trade opportunity for NOVAVAX (NVAX) for the 20-Jan-2023 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.
NVAX was recently trading at $53.26 and has an implied volatility of 112.61% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for NVAX expiring on 20-Jan-2023, there is a 33.71% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $20.95-$53.26 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 6373.91%.
Trending on StockTwits: StockTwits® is a financial communications platform for the financial and investing community. On their site, NOVAVAX 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 NVAX on StockTwits appears to be moderately negative, indicating that the stock is likely to follow in that direction for investors trading on sentiment. As a result, a bearish strategy could prove effective if the sentiment ultimately turns out to drive trading.
Upside potential: Using this bearish strategy, the trade would be profitable if NOVAVAX closed at or below $79.66 on 20-Jan-2023. Based on our analysis, there is a 66.14% 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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