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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: DLTR, SRE, AXP


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Dollar Tree Inc (Symbol: DLTR), where a total of 21,160 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 55.1% of DLTR's average daily trading volume over the past month of 3.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $85 strike call option expiring October 12, 2018 , with 3,502 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 350,200 underlying shares of DLTR. Below is a chart showing DLTR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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Sempra Energy (Symbol: SRE) options are showing a volume of 10,700 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 52.7% of SRE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $120 strike call option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 10,244 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of SRE. Below is a chart showing SRE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:

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And American Express Co. (Symbol: AXP) saw options trading volume of 14,774 contracts, representing approximately 1.5 million underlying shares or approximately 51.6% of AXP's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.9 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $106 strike put option expiring October 12, 2018 , with 3,820 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 382,000 underlying shares of AXP. Below is a chart showing AXP's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $106 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for DLTR options , SRE options , or AXP options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: DLTR , SRE , AXP



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