Notable Friday Option Activity: AZO, IMPV, CELG


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in AutoZone, Inc. (Symbol: AZO), where a total of 3,719 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 371,900 underlying shares. That amounts to about 51.8% of AZO's average daily trading volume over the past month of 717,905 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $600 strike put option expiring June 16, 2017 , with 311 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 31,100 underlying shares of AZO. Below is a chart showing AZO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $600 strike highlighted in orange:

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Imperva Inc (Symbol: IMPV) saw options trading volume of 1,894 contracts, representing approximately 189,400 underlying shares or approximately 51.4% of IMPV's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 368,675 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring September 15, 2017 , with 1,100 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 110,000 underlying shares of IMPV. Below is a chart showing IMPV's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Celgene Corp. (Symbol: CELG) options are showing a volume of 18,512 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.9 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 49.7% of CELG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $125 strike call option expiring July 21, 2017 , with 1,464 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 146,400 underlying shares of CELG. Below is a chart showing CELG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $125 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for AZO options , IMPV options , or CELG options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: AZO , IMPV , CELG


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