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Notable Thursday Option Activity: PVH, UNM, UNH


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH), where a total of 7,087 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 708,700 underlying shares. That amounts to about 41.8% of PVH's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $150 strike call option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 3,119 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 311,900 underlying shares of PVH. Below is a chart showing PVH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $150 strike highlighted in orange:

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Unum Group (Symbol: UNM) options are showing a volume of 10,188 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 40.7% of UNM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 5,715 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 571,500 underlying shares of UNM. Below is a chart showing UNM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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And UnitedHealth Group Inc (Symbol: UNH) saw options trading volume of 11,463 contracts, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares or approximately 40.7% of UNH's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $270 strike call option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 4,025 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 402,500 underlying shares of UNH. Below is a chart showing UNH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $270 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for PVH options , UNM options , or UNH options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: PVH , UNM , UNH



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