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Notable Friday Option Activity: VEEV, ERI, MAT


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Veeva Systems Inc (Symbol: VEEV), where a total volume of 7,354 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 735,400 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 55.5% of VEEV's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 5,091 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 509,100 underlying shares of VEEV. Below is a chart showing VEEV's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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Eldorado Resorts Inc (Symbol: ERI) saw options trading volume of 5,253 contracts, representing approximately 525,300 underlying shares or approximately 55% of ERI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 954,285 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 4,164 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 416,400 underlying shares of ERI. Below is a chart showing ERI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Mattel Inc (Symbol: MAT) saw options trading volume of 17,935 contracts, representing approximately 1.8 million underlying shares or approximately 54.8% of MAT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.3 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $15 strike call option expiring October 26, 2018 , with 10,021 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of MAT. Below is a chart showing MAT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $15 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for VEEV options , ERI options , or MAT options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: VEEV , ERI , MAT




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