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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: ALGN, ISCA, CVX


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Align Technology Inc (Symbol: ALGN), where a total volume of 4,660 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 466,000 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 41.8% of ALGN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $255 strike put option expiring March 08, 2019 , with 674 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 67,400 underlying shares of ALGN. Below is a chart showing ALGN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $255 strike highlighted in orange:

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International Speedway Corp (Symbol: ISCA) options are showing a volume of 468 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 46,800 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.7% of ISCA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 112,290 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 463 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 46,300 underlying shares of ISCA. Below is a chart showing ISCA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Chevron Corporation (Symbol: CVX) options are showing a volume of 25,240 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.5 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 41.5% of CVX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $118 strike call option expiring March 22, 2019 , with 2,135 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 213,500 underlying shares of CVX. Below is a chart showing CVX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $118 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ALGN options , ISCA options , or CVX options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ALGN , ISCA , CVX




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