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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: NOW, DVMT, PTCT


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in ServiceNow Inc (Symbol: NOW), where a total of 14,183 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 69.6% of NOW's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $150 strike put option expiring April 20, 2018 , with 8,739 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 873,900 underlying shares of NOW. Below is a chart showing NOW's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $150 strike highlighted in orange:

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Dell Technologies Inc (Symbol: DVMT) saw options trading volume of 11,744 contracts, representing approximately 1.2 million underlying shares or approximately 68.8% of DVMT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike call option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 3,009 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 300,900 underlying shares of DVMT. Below is a chart showing DVMT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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And PTC Therapeutics Inc (Symbol: PTCT) saw options trading volume of 6,443 contracts, representing approximately 644,300 underlying shares or approximately 66.8% of PTCT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 963,970 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $35 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 3,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 300,000 underlying shares of PTCT. Below is a chart showing PTCT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for NOW options , DVMT options , or PTCT options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: NOW , DVMT , PTCT


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