The bulls are piling into Fortress Investment as two big events loom on its calendar.
OptionMonster's tracking systems detected the purchase of more than 2,000 March 6 calls, most of which priced for $2.25. Volume was more than 100 times open interest at the strike, indicating that new positions were initiated.
Calls lock in the price where shares can be purchased in the investment company. Investors use the contracts to position for upside cheaply, to limit capital at risk, and to generate leverage.
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