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Notable Monday Option Activity: KORS, CIEN, DIS


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (Symbol: KORS), where a total volume of 9,515 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 951,500 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 44% of KORS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $75 strike call option expiring November 09, 2018 , with 2,596 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 259,600 underlying shares of KORS. Below is a chart showing KORS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $75 strike highlighted in orange:

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Ciena Corp (Symbol: CIEN) options are showing a volume of 11,492 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 42.9% of CIEN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $31.50 strike put option expiring October 05, 2018 , with 2,648 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 264,800 underlying shares of CIEN. Below is a chart showing CIEN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $31.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Walt Disney Co. (Symbol: DIS) options are showing a volume of 31,721 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 3.2 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 42.7% of DIS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.4 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $118 strike call option expiring October 05, 2018 , with 1,676 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 167,600 underlying shares of DIS. Below is a chart showing DIS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $118 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for KORS options , CIEN options , or DIS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: KORS , CIEN , DIS



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