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Is Akamai a Takeover Target?

Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 6:37 PM ET

The chatter on Wall Street is that the Akamai Technologies could be taken out.

At this point, it's just a rumor, but Brian Stutland of Stutland Equity thought it a good time to look at an investment strategy using options. He explained his options play on Akamai during Wednesday's "Options Action" segment.

Akamai: Takeover Target?
Is Bank of America losing billions from the Dodd-Frank bill? The Fast Money traders weigh in on the legislation's impact on banks, and Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, offers a risk-reversal play on Akamai takeover speculation.

Watch the video to see his full report.





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