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Notable Thursday Option Activity: GT, ACIA, STMP


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (Symbol: GT), where a total volume of 13,181 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.3 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 44.8% of GT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $35 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 5,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 500,000 underlying shares of GT. Below is a chart showing GT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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Acacia Communications Inc (Symbol: ACIA) saw options trading volume of 1,968 contracts, representing approximately 196,800 underlying shares or approximately 43.9% of ACIA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 448,250 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $35 strike put option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 907 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 90,700 underlying shares of ACIA. Below is a chart showing ACIA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Stamps.com Inc. (Symbol: STMP) saw options trading volume of 1,099 contracts, representing approximately 109,900 underlying shares or approximately 42.4% of STMP's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 259,235 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $310 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 98 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 9,800 underlying shares of STMP. Below is a chart showing STMP's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $310 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for GT options , ACIA options , or STMP options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: GT , ACIA , STMP



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