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Notable Monday Option Activity: KHC, RGLD, FLXN


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Kraft Heinz Co (Symbol: KHC), where a total of 14,454 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 43.5% of KHC's average daily trading volume over the past month of 3.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $77.50 strike call option expiring January 19, 2018 , with 8,066 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 806,600 underlying shares of KHC. Below is a chart showing KHC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $77.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Royal Gold Inc (Symbol: RGLD) options are showing a volume of 1,595 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 159,500 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.8% of RGLD's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 381,710 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $85 strike call option expiring December 15, 2017 , with 392 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 39,200 underlying shares of RGLD. Below is a chart showing RGLD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (Symbol: FLXN) saw options trading volume of 4,576 contracts, representing approximately 457,600 underlying shares or approximately 41.8% of FLXN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $30 strike call option expiring February 16, 2018 , with 2,355 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 235,500 underlying shares of FLXN. Below is a chart showing FLXN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for KHC options , RGLD options , or FLXN options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: KHC , RGLD , FLXN


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