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08.03.2019 14:37

Options levels on friday, March 8, 2019

EUR/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.1351 (2947)

$1.1302 (1807)

$1.1256 (942)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.1203

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.1171 (4231)

$1.1140 (2443)

$1.1096 (2089)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options and PUT options with the expiration date March, 8 is 105740 contracts (according to data from March, 7) with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,1400 (6275);


GBP/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.3203 (2717)

$1.3159 (1415)

$1.3123 (4035)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.3093

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.3058 (1420)

$1.3030 (1355)

$1.2992 (873)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options with the expiration date March, 8 is 39484 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,3100 (4035);

- Overall open interest on the PUT options with the expiration date March, 8 is 34007 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,2700 (1888);

- The ratio of PUT/CALL was 0.86 versus 0.85 from the previous trading day according to data from March, 7

* - The Chicago Mercantile Exchange bulletin (CME) is used for the calculation.

** - Open interest takes into account the total number of option contracts that are open at the moment.


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