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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: SIG, CMG, AMBA


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Signet Jewelers Ltd (Symbol: SIG), where a total of 69,621 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 7.0 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 451.9% of SIG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 5,154 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 515,400 underlying shares of SIG. Below is a chart showing SIG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (Symbol: CMG) saw options trading volume of 16,533 contracts, representing approximately 1.7 million underlying shares or approximately 254.8% of CMG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 648,900 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $300 strike put option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 758 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 75,800 underlying shares of CMG. Below is a chart showing CMG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $300 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Ambarella, Inc. (Symbol: AMBA) options are showing a volume of 26,498 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.6 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 224.6% of AMBA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 1,526 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 152,600 underlying shares of AMBA. Below is a chart showing AMBA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for SIG options , CMG options , or AMBA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: SIG , CMG , AMBA



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