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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: KORS, AAL, ISRG


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (Symbol: KORS), where a total of 25,396 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.5 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 109.5% of KORS's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $67.50 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 6,345 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 634,500 underlying shares of KORS. Below is a chart showing KORS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $67.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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American Airlines Group Inc (Symbol: AAL) saw options trading volume of 61,198 contracts, representing approximately 6.1 million underlying shares or approximately 106.4% of AAL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 5.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 12,366 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.2 million underlying shares of AAL. Below is a chart showing AAL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Intuitive Surgical Inc (Symbol: ISRG) options are showing a volume of 5,217 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 521,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 76.2% of ISRG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 684,590 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $440 strike put option expiring July 13, 2018 , with 750 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 75,000 underlying shares of ISRG. Below is a chart showing ISRG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $440 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for KORS options , AAL options , or ISRG options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: KORS , AAL , ISRG


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