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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: LLL, AGN, APD


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in L3 Technologies Inc (Symbol: LLL), where a total of 2,320 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 232,000 underlying shares. That amounts to about 54.2% of LLL's average daily trading volume over the past month of 427,940 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $220 strike call option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 2,114 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 211,400 underlying shares of LLL. Below is a chart showing LLL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $220 strike highlighted in orange:

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Allergan PLC (Symbol: AGN) options are showing a volume of 7,145 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 714,500 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.9% of AGN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $195 strike call option expiring October 26, 2018 , with 1,509 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 150,900 underlying shares of AGN. Below is a chart showing AGN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $195 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Air Products & Chemicals Inc (Symbol: APD) options are showing a volume of 3,367 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 336,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.8% of APD's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 769,550 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $170 strike call option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 2,408 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 240,800 underlying shares of APD. Below is a chart showing APD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $170 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for LLL options , AGN options , or APD options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: LLL , AGN , APD



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