Quantchabot has detected a promising Bear Call Spread trade opportunity for BROOKFIELD ASSET (BAM) for the 15-Jul-2022 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.
BAM was recently trading at $43.33 and has an implied volatility of 38.11% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for BAM expiring on 15-Jul-2022, there is a 34.22% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $39.35-$43.36 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 33.38%.
52 week low: BROOKFIELD ASSET recently reached a new 52-week low at $42.86. BAM had traded in the range $42.89-$62.47 over the past year.
Trade approach: Reaching a new 52-week low is a bearish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if BAM maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bullish side of $43.33 on 15-Jul-2022. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.
Upside potential: Using this bearish strategy, the trade would be profitable if BROOKFIELD ASSET closes at or below $43.65 on 15-Jul-2022. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 52.74% 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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