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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: HIG, NEE, V


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (Symbol: HIG), where a total of 7,663 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 766,300 underlying shares. That amounts to about 42.8% of HIG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $52 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 3,010 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 301,000 underlying shares of HIG. Below is a chart showing HIG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $52 strike highlighted in orange:

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NextEra Energy Inc (Symbol: NEE) saw options trading volume of 7,554 contracts, representing approximately 755,400 underlying shares or approximately 41.7% of NEE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $170 strike call option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 3,334 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 333,400 underlying shares of NEE. Below is a chart showing NEE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $170 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Visa Inc (Symbol: V) options are showing a volume of 30,824 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 3.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.7% of V's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.4 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $140 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 4,445 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 444,500 underlying shares of V. Below is a chart showing V's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $140 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for HIG options , NEE options , or V options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: HIG , NEE , V



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