Shares of American Semiconductor Co. (AMSC) are up .35 to 19.6 today.? AMSC is in the middle of the 52 week range.

Today paper traded 5494 AMSC Aug 2 calls for .15. ?The ADV is 285 contracts.? The OI is 3925.

The volume went up in 1 large block.? 6800 contracts traded on the strike which was way over the open interest.? The calls did go up for .15 which at the time was through the bid.? Most likely this was a call over writer for a long stock position.? The calls have dropped to .15 bid as of this writing.? The big jump in the stock probably brought out the opening trade.

30-day implied volatility is 99%.?? 10-day implied volatility is 63%.? 30 day implied volatility is trading above the 10 realized volatility

American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) is a provider of megawatt-scale solutions that lower the cost of wind power and enhance the performance of the power grid.