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Notable Thursday Option Activity: ANIK, TREE, COUP


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Anika Therapeutics Inc. (Symbol: ANIK), where a total volume of 832 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 83,200 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 70.5% of ANIK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 117,980 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 632 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 63,200 underlying shares of ANIK. Below is a chart showing ANIK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:

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LendingTree Inc (Symbol: TREE) saw options trading volume of 1,730 contracts, representing approximately 173,000 underlying shares or approximately 62.1% of TREE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 278,750 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $240 strike put option expiring May 18, 2018 , with 402 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 40,200 underlying shares of TREE. Below is a chart showing TREE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $240 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Coupa Software Inc (Symbol: COUP) saw options trading volume of 3,379 contracts, representing approximately 337,900 underlying shares or approximately 61.5% of COUP's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 549,170 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 928 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 92,800 underlying shares of COUP. Below is a chart showing COUP's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ANIK options , TREE options , or COUP options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ANIK , TREE , COUP


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