|Day Low/High||3.73 / 3.83|
|52 Wk Low/High||3.29 / 5.47|
Investors eyeing a purchase of DHT Holdings Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $4.30/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2019 put at the $3 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 30 cents.
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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in DHT Holdings Inc , where a total volume of 5,391 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 539,100 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 68.3% of DHT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 788,930 shares.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/18/17, DHT Holdings Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 5/31/17. As a percentage of DHT's recent stock price of $4.57, this dividend works out to approximately 1.75%, so look for shares of DHT Holdings Inc to trade 1.75% lower — all else being equal — when DHT shares open for trading on 5/18/17.
DHT Holdings Inc has been named as a Top 10 dividend paying energy stock, according to Dividend Channel, which published its weekly ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted that among energy companies, DHT shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.
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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in DHT Holdings Inc , where a total volume of 6,625 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 662,500 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 55.9% of DHT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares.
Investors in DHT Holdings Inc saw new options become available this week, for the May 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the DHT options chain for the new May 19th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.