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Notable Thursday Option Activity: URBN, ITW, MSI


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (Symbol: URBN), where a total of 12,777 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.3 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 51.8% of URBN's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $35 strike call option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 4,889 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 488,900 underlying shares of URBN. Below is a chart showing URBN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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Illinois Tool Works, Inc. (Symbol: ITW) saw options trading volume of 8,304 contracts, representing approximately 830,400 underlying shares or approximately 50.6% of ITW's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $120 strike put option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 5,301 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 530,100 underlying shares of ITW. Below is a chart showing ITW's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Motorola Solutions Inc (Symbol: MSI) options are showing a volume of 5,097 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 509,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 48.5% of MSI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $125 strike call option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 2,084 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 208,400 underlying shares of MSI. Below is a chart showing MSI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $125 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for URBN options , ITW options , or MSI options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: URBN , ITW , MSI



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