Shares of Atmel Corp. (ATML) are up .31 to 9.20. ATML is making a 52 week high today.

Today paper traded 3386 ATML Aug 10 calls for .25.? ?The ADV is 437contracts.? The OI is 444 contracts.

The volume went up in one large block.? Size volume traded one this strike to the tune of near 40x ADV.? The paper was mostly call buying taking the IV up to the 40% range in Aug.? Buyers are looking for lots of upside here.

30-day implied volatility is 34%.?? 10-day implied volatility is 18%.? 30 day implied volatility is trading above the 10 Day Historical volatility.

Atmel Corporation (Atmel) is engaged in designing, developing and supplying of microcontrollers. Atmel offers a portfolio of touch products, which integrate its microcontrollers with touch-focused intellectual property (IP).?