Options Market Statistics: Microsoft's Market Cap Reaches $2.73 Trillion as Share Price Hits All-Time High, Options Pop
Tesla's stock price showed resilience Friday despite potential unionization headwinds and recent concerns from HSBC analysts who downgraded the company to "Reduce" and set a price target of $146 due to worries about profitability of upcoming projects and reliance on CEO Elon Musk.
The share price remained steady above the key support level of $210, indicating investor confidence.
Microsoft has achieved a fresh all-time high, with its shares crossing the $367 mark on Friday, establishing itself as a major player in the AI arena. With a market capitalization of $2.73 trillion, Microsoft now trails Apple by only $150 billion and continues to solidify its position as a leading tech giant.
Meta is reportedly in discussions with Tencent to manufacture and brand a virtual reality headset using Meta's hardware specifications and software. According to a source familiar with the matter, talks are ongoing and a decision hasn't been made on branding or naming. The partnership may mark a return to China for Meta after Facebook and Instagram were blocked in the country. This collaboration would also bring together two significant players in the metaverse space. Tencent has been exploring deals to expand its metaverse ambitions, such as a potential acquisition of Chinese gaming handset maker Black Shark last year.
Unusual Stock Options Activity
Some notable put activity is being seen in $Medical Properties Trust Inc(MPW.US)$, which is primarily being driven by activity on the Dec 8th 3.50 put. Volume on this contract is 25,354 versus open interest of 172.
Daily Active Index & Sector ETF Options
Source: Benzinga, Dow Jones, CNBC
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