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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: MTCH, SKY, KR


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Match Group Inc (Symbol: MTCH), where a total volume of 16,496 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.6 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 44.1% of MTCH's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $18 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 7,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 700,000 underlying shares of MTCH. Below is a chart showing MTCH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $18 strike highlighted in orange:

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Skyline Champion Corp (Symbol: SKY) saw options trading volume of 2,287 contracts, representing approximately 228,700 underlying shares or approximately 43.8% of SKY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 522,440 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $22.50 strike call option expiring May 17, 2019 , with 750 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 75,000 underlying shares of SKY. Below is a chart showing SKY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $22.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Kroger Co (Symbol: KR) options are showing a volume of 27,198 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.3% of KR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $32 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 10,269 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of KR. Below is a chart showing KR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $32 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MTCH options , SKY options , or KR options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MTCH , SKY , KR



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