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Notable Friday Option Activity: BG, PEGI, ENTA


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Bunge Ltd. (Symbol: BG), where a total of 8,327 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 832,700 underlying shares. That amounts to about 56.3% of BG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike call option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 2,575 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 257,500 underlying shares of BG. Below is a chart showing BG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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Pattern Energy Group Inc (Symbol: PEGI) options are showing a volume of 4,086 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 408,600 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 56.1% of PEGI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 727,780 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $20 strike put option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 4,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 400,000 underlying shares of PEGI. Below is a chart showing PEGI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $20 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc (Symbol: ENTA) saw options trading volume of 658 contracts, representing approximately 65,800 underlying shares or approximately 54.5% of ENTA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 120,625 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $100 strike call option expiring May 18, 2018 , with 626 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 62,600 underlying shares of ENTA. Below is a chart showing ENTA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $100 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for BG options , PEGI options , or ENTA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: BG , PEGI , ENTA



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