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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: ADSK, WAB, SGMS


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Autodesk Inc. (Symbol: ADSK), where a total volume of 9,923 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 992,300 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 53.7% of ADSK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $150 strike call option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 3,046 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 304,600 underlying shares of ADSK. Below is a chart showing ADSK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $150 strike highlighted in orange:

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Wabtec Corp (Symbol: WAB) options are showing a volume of 5,587 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 558,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 53.3% of WAB's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $65 strike put option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 2,511 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 251,100 underlying shares of WAB. Below is a chart showing WAB's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $65 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Scientific Games Corp (Symbol: SGMS) saw options trading volume of 9,596 contracts, representing approximately 959,600 underlying shares or approximately 52.7% of SGMS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $25 strike call option expiring July 19, 2019 , with 3,001 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 300,100 underlying shares of SGMS. Below is a chart showing SGMS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $25 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ADSK options , WAB options , or SGMS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ADSK , WAB , SGMS




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