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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: HOFT, ADBE, TWTR


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Hooker Furniture Corp (Symbol: HOFT), where a total volume of 208 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 20,800 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 45.8% of HOFT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 45,400 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $55 strike call option expiring December 15, 2017 , with 47 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 4,700 underlying shares of HOFT. Below is a chart showing HOFT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $55 strike highlighted in orange:

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Adobe Systems Inc (Symbol: ADBE) options are showing a volume of 10,282 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.1% of ADBE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $180 strike call option expiring January 19, 2018 , with 829 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 82,900 underlying shares of ADBE. Below is a chart showing ADBE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $180 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Twitter Inc (Symbol: TWTR ) saw options trading volume of 65,363 contracts, representing approximately 6.5 million underlying shares or approximately 42.1% of TWTR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 15.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $21.50 strike call option expiring December 22, 2017 , with 8,390 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 839,000 underlying shares of TWTR. Below is a chart showing TWTR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $21.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for HOFT options , ADBE options , or TWTR 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: HOFT , ADBE , TWTR


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