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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: ASH, DPZ, TIS


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Ashland Global Holdings Inc (Symbol: ASH), where a total of 2,122 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 212,200 underlying shares. That amounts to about 43.4% of ASH's average daily trading volume over the past month of 488,820 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $85 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 827 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 82,700 underlying shares of ASH. Below is a chart showing ASH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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Dominos Pizza Inc. (Symbol: DPZ) saw options trading volume of 2,578 contracts, representing approximately 257,800 underlying shares or approximately 43% of DPZ's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 599,975 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $290 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 803 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 80,300 underlying shares of DPZ. Below is a chart showing DPZ's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $290 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Orchids Paper Products Co. (Symbol: TIS) options are showing a volume of 671 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 67,100 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 42.4% of TIS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 158,220 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $5 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 192 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 19,200 underlying shares of TIS. Below is a chart showing TIS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $5 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ASH options , DPZ options , or TIS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ASH , DPZ , TIS


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