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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: ORLY, GT, V


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (Symbol: ORLY), where a total volume of 3,039 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 303,900 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 50.3% of ORLY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 604,190 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $260 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 688 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 68,800 underlying shares of ORLY. Below is a chart showing ORLY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $260 strike highlighted in orange:

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Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (Symbol: GT) saw options trading volume of 13,503 contracts, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares or approximately 49.5% of GT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $21 strike put option expiring July 27, 2018 , with 5,302 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 530,200 underlying shares of GT. Below is a chart showing GT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $21 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Visa Inc (Symbol: V) saw options trading volume of 33,456 contracts, representing approximately 3.3 million underlying shares or approximately 46.5% of V's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $146 strike call option expiring July 27, 2018 , with 3,147 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 314,700 underlying shares of V. Below is a chart showing V's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $146 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ORLY options , GT options , or V options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ORLY , GT , V



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