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Options levels on wednesday, May 19, 2021

EUR/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.2335 (2689)

$1.2304 (1839)

$1.2280 (4109)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.2237

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.2182 (169)

$1.2156 (359)

$1.2123 (513)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options and PUT options with the expiration date June, 4 is 62850 contracts (according to data from May, 18) with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,2200 (4109);


GBP/USD

$1.4279 (1537)

$1.4256 (953)

$1.4238 (1886)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.4182

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.4113 (112)

$1.4054 (404)

$1.3977 (254)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options with the expiration date June, 4 is 21671 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,4350 (3024);

- Overall open interest on the PUT options with the expiration date June, 4 is 32588 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,3500 (4545);

- The ratio of PUT/CALL was 1.50 versus 1.55 from the previous trading day according to data from May, 18

 

* - 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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