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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: RGR, TEN, CVS


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (Symbol: RGR), where a total of 651 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 65,100 underlying shares. That amounts to about 47.2% of RGR's average daily trading volume over the past month of 138,055 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $62.50 strike put option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 221 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 22,100 underlying shares of RGR. Below is a chart showing RGR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $62.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Tenneco Inc (Symbol: TEN) saw options trading volume of 1,979 contracts, representing approximately 197,900 underlying shares or approximately 47.1% of TEN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 419,740 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $33 strike put option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 500 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 50,000 underlying shares of TEN. Below is a chart showing TEN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $33 strike highlighted in orange:

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And CVS Health Corporation (Symbol: CVS) saw options trading volume of 41,608 contracts, representing approximately 4.2 million underlying shares or approximately 46% of CVS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 9.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $75 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 7,248 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 724,800 underlying shares of CVS. Below is a chart showing CVS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $75 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for RGR options , TEN options , or CVS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: RGR , TEN , CVS




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