Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: CST, KS, WYN


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in CST Brands Inc (Symbol: CST), where a total of 11,310 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 205.4% of CST's average daily trading volume over the past month of 550,515 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $42 strike call option expiring September 16, 2016 , with 2,149 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 214,900 underlying shares of CST. Below is a chart showing CST's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $42 strike highlighted in orange:

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KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp (Symbol: KS) saw options trading volume of 8,370 contracts, representing approximately 837,000 underlying shares or approximately 104% of KS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 804,625 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $15 strike call option expiring August 19, 2016 , with 4,053 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 405,300 underlying shares of KS. Below is a chart showing KS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $15 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Wyndham Worldwide Corp (Symbol: WYN) saw options trading volume of 10,308 contracts, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares or approximately 84.5% of WYN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $65 strike put option expiring June 17, 2016 , with 2,639 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 263,900 underlying shares of WYN. Below is a chart showing WYN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $65 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for CST options , KS options , or WYN options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: CST , KS , WYN


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