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Notable Friday Option Activity: TREE, FRPT, WMT


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in LendingTree Inc (Symbol: TREE), where a total of 485 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 48,500 underlying shares. That amounts to about 41.6% of TREE's average daily trading volume over the past month of 116,575 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $230 strike put option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 214 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 21,400 underlying shares of TREE. Below is a chart showing TREE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $230 strike highlighted in orange:

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Freshpet Inc (Symbol: FRPT) saw options trading volume of 1,118 contracts, representing approximately 111,800 underlying shares or approximately 41.2% of FRPT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 271,405 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $35 strike put option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 800 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 80,000 underlying shares of FRPT. Below is a chart showing FRPT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Walmart Inc (Symbol: WMT) saw options trading volume of 41,334 contracts, representing approximately 4.1 million underlying shares or approximately 40.9% of WMT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 10.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike put option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 4,090 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 409,000 underlying shares of WMT. Below is a chart showing WMT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for TREE options , FRPT options , or WMT 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: TREE , FRPT , WMT



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