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Notable Monday Option Activity: MMM, HSY, MHK


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in 3M Co (Symbol: MMM), where a total of 10,380 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 40.7% of MMM's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $190 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 5,487 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 548,700 underlying shares of MMM. Below is a chart showing MMM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $190 strike highlighted in orange:

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Hershey Company (Symbol: HSY) saw options trading volume of 5,400 contracts, representing approximately 540,000 underlying shares or approximately 40.5% of HSY'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 July 20, 2018 , with 2,023 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 202,300 underlying shares of HSY. Below is a chart showing HSY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Mohawk Industries, Inc. (Symbol: MHK) options are showing a volume of 3,193 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 319,300 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 40.4% of MHK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 789,500 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $210 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 1,501 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 150,100 underlying shares of MHK. Below is a chart showing MHK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $210 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MMM options , HSY options , or MHK options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MMM , HSY , MHK


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