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Notable Thursday Option Activity: PVH, MYL, LEG


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH), where a total volume of 22,933 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 2.3 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 294.1% of PVH's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 779,725 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $160 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 5,629 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 562,900 underlying shares of PVH. Below is a chart showing PVH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $160 strike highlighted in orange:

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Mylan NV (Symbol: MYL) saw options trading volume of 122,672 contracts, representing approximately 12.3 million underlying shares or approximately 269.5% of MYL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $42.50 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 58,302 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 5.8 million underlying shares of MYL. Below is a chart showing MYL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $42.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Leggett & Platt, Inc. (Symbol: LEG) saw options trading volume of 14,583 contracts, representing approximately 1.5 million underlying shares or approximately 100.3% of LEG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $35 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 7,270 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 727,000 underlying shares of LEG. Below is a chart showing LEG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for PVH options , MYL options , or LEG options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: PVH , MYL , LEG



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