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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: AMZN, GOOGL, INTU


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Amazon.com Inc (Symbol: AMZN), where a total of 95,609 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 9.6 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 189.3% of AMZN's average daily trading volume over the past month of 5.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $1630 strike call option expiring February 22, 2019 , with 4,277 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 427,700 underlying shares of AMZN. Below is a chart showing AMZN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1630 strike highlighted in orange:

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Alphabet Inc (Symbol: GOOGL) options are showing a volume of 16,557 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 97% of GOOGL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $1120 strike call option expiring February 22, 2019 , with 560 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 56,000 underlying shares of GOOGL. Below is a chart showing GOOGL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1120 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Intuit Inc (Symbol: INTU) saw options trading volume of 9,226 contracts, representing approximately 922,600 underlying shares or approximately 62.4% of INTU's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $250 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 2,317 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 231,700 underlying shares of INTU. Below is a chart showing INTU's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $250 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for AMZN options , GOOGL options , or INTU options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: AMZN , GOOGL , INTU




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