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Notable Thursday Option Activity: LULU, ILG, GEF


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in lululemon athletica inc (Symbol: LULU), where a total volume of 24,936 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 2.5 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 147.9% of LULU's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $75 strike call option expiring December 08, 2017 , with 971 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 97,100 underlying shares of LULU. Below is a chart showing LULU's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $75 strike highlighted in orange:

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ILG Inc (Symbol: ILG) options are showing a volume of 7,474 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 747,400 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 82.5% of ILG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 906,140 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $30 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 5,098 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 509,800 underlying shares of ILG. Below is a chart showing ILG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Greif Inc (Symbol: GEF) saw options trading volume of 1,316 contracts, representing approximately 131,600 underlying shares or approximately 67.8% of GEF's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 194,140 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $55 strike call option expiring December 15, 2017 , with 333 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 33,300 underlying shares of GEF. Below is a chart showing GEF's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $55 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for LULU options , ILG options , or GEF 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: LULU , ILG , GEF


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