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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: CIA, REGN, TSLA


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Citizens, Inc. (Symbol: CIA), where a total of 972 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 97,200 underlying shares. That amounts to about 112.4% of CIA's average daily trading volume over the past month of 86,510 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $7.50 strike put option expiring September 15, 2017 , with 752 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 75,200 underlying shares of CIA. Below is a chart showing CIA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $7.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Symbol: REGN) options are showing a volume of 5,999 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 599,900 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 85.3% of REGN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 703,680 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $525 strike call option expiring September 15, 2017 , with 953 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 95,300 underlying shares of REGN. Below is a chart showing REGN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $525 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Tesla Inc (Symbol: TSLA) options are showing a volume of 56,851 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 5.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 62.6% of TSLA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 9.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $400 strike call option expiring January 19, 2018 , with 2,405 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 240,500 underlying shares of TSLA. Below is a chart showing TSLA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $400 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for CIA options , REGN options , or TSLA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: CIA , REGN , TSLA



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