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Notable Tuesday Option Activity: SWK, WGO, BLK


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Stanley Black & Decker Inc (Symbol: SWK), where a total volume of 5,977 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 597,700 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 43% of SWK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $130 strike call option expiring December 07, 2018 , with 1,408 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 140,800 underlying shares of SWK. Below is a chart showing SWK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $130 strike highlighted in orange:

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Winnebago Industries, Inc. (Symbol: WGO) options are showing a volume of 2,109 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 210,900 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.8% of WGO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 504,135 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $22.50 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 248 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 24,800 underlying shares of WGO. Below is a chart showing WGO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $22.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Blackrock Inc (Symbol: BLK) options are showing a volume of 3,031 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 303,100 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.7% of BLK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 726,130 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $260 strike put option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 308 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 30,800 underlying shares of BLK. Below is a chart showing BLK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $260 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for SWK options , WGO options , or BLK options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: SWK , WGO , BLK



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