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Notable Friday Option Activity: NTGR, BKI, HD


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Netgear Inc (Symbol: NTGR), where a total volume of 1,932 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 193,200 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 75.7% of NTGR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 255,175 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 1,226 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 122,600 underlying shares of NTGR. Below is a chart showing NTGR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Black Knight Inc (Symbol: BKI) options are showing a volume of 5,023 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 502,300 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 74.6% of BKI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 673,155 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $45 strike put option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 3,408 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 340,800 underlying shares of BKI. Below is a chart showing BKI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Home Depot Inc (Symbol: HD) saw options trading volume of 37,640 contracts, representing approximately 3.8 million underlying shares or approximately 68.6% of HD's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 5.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $167.50 strike put option expiring November 02, 2018 , with 2,418 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 241,800 underlying shares of HD. Below is a chart showing HD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $167.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: NTGR , BKI , HD



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