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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: MTZ, WMB, EROS


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in MasTec Inc. (Symbol: MTZ), where a total volume of 4,077 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 407,700 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 45% of MTZ's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 905,605 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $45 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 1,074 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 107,400 underlying shares of MTZ. Below is a chart showing MTZ's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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Williams Cos Inc (Symbol: WMB) saw options trading volume of 27,836 contracts, representing approximately 2.8 million underlying shares or approximately 44.8% of WMB's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $27 strike call option expiring May 18, 2018 , with 6,349 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 634,900 underlying shares of WMB. Below is a chart showing WMB's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $27 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Eros International plc (Symbol: EROS) options are showing a volume of 1,126 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 112,600 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 44.2% of EROS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 254,535 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $12.50 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 300 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 30,000 underlying shares of EROS. Below is a chart showing EROS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MTZ options , WMB options , or EROS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MTZ , WMB , EROS



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