Mike Khouw Looks At Rocket Companies’ Options Activity: More Weakness Ahead? – Rocket Companies, Inc. (RKT)

Shares of Rocket Companies Inc (NYSE:RKT) have lost over 30{b02bdf04de3f9bc06c998e855c65941e7d8f5cd012e86469a83340818e6b6d52} over the past year and are down close to 6{b02bdf04de3f9bc06c998e855c65941e7d8f5cd012e86469a83340818e6b6d52} year to date.

On CNBC’s “Options Action,” Mike Khouw of Optimize Advisors said the stock traded 7.6 times its average daily put volume on Thursday.

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A large bearish bet came in the form of the purchase of 25,000 of the March 14/10 put spreads for an average price of $1.04 per contract, Khouw mentioned. The trade represents 2.5 million shares.

The trader expects shares of Rocket Companies to lose as much as 28{b02bdf04de3f9bc06c998e855c65941e7d8f5cd012e86469a83340818e6b6d52} over the next couple of months.

“So, at least one institutional investor sees further weakness ahead,” Khouw said.

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