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Notable Monday Option Activity: QCOM, TGT, TSCO


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Qualcomm Inc (Symbol: QCOM), where a total of 51,742 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 5.2 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 59.7% of QCOM's average daily trading volume over the past month of 8.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $60 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 10,150 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of QCOM. Below is a chart showing QCOM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

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Target Corp (Symbol: TGT) options are showing a volume of 22,860 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 56.7% of TGT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $85 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 10,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of TGT. Below is a chart showing TGT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Tractor Supply Co. (Symbol: TSCO) options are showing a volume of 8,164 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 816,400 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 54.5% of TSCO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $80 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 4,002 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 400,200 underlying shares of TSCO. Below is a chart showing TSCO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $80 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for QCOM options , TGT options , or TSCO options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: QCOM , TGT , TSCO



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