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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: WYNN, TWX, PXD


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Wynn Resorts Ltd (Symbol: WYNN), where a total of 16,160 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.6 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 52.3% of WYNN's average daily trading volume over the past month of 3.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $190 strike call option expiring March 16, 2018 , with 1,397 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 139,700 underlying shares of WYNN. Below is a chart showing WYNN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $190 strike highlighted in orange:

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Time Warner Inc (Symbol: TWX) options are showing a volume of 21,078 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 47.6% of TWX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $100 strike call option expiring April 20, 2018 , with 5,053 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 505,300 underlying shares of TWX. Below is a chart showing TWX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $100 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Pioneer Natural Resources Co (Symbol: PXD) options are showing a volume of 6,483 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 648,300 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 46.2% of PXD's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $180 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 1,650 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 165,000 underlying shares of PXD. Below is a chart showing PXD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $180 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for WYNN options , TWX options , or PXD options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: WYNN , PXD



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