What Is The Options Market Saying About The Albertsons/Kroger Deal?

| October 20, 2022

A big deal in the grocery store space was announced last week with the potential acquisition of Albertsons (ACI) by Kroger (KR). The merger would create a grocery chain with roughly 12% control of the US market. It’s difficult to say if the deal will make it through antitrust scrutiny.

Interestingly, short-term block options trades in ACI are making mostly bullish bets but with clear disagreement on the upside potential of in the near future.

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This post originally appeared at Investors Alley.

Category: Options Trading Strategy

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Jay Soloff is an options analyst with Investors Alley.