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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: DLTR, INTC, ACIA


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Dollar Tree Inc (Symbol: DLTR), where a total volume of 9,072 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 907,200 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 45% of DLTR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $93 strike call option expiring May 25, 2018 , with 3,011 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 301,100 underlying shares of DLTR. Below is a chart showing DLTR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $93 strike highlighted in orange:

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Intel Corp (Symbol: INTC) options are showing a volume of 120,570 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 12.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.6% of INTC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 27.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $65 strike call option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 20,549 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying shares of INTC. Below is a chart showing INTC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $65 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Acacia Communications Inc (Symbol: ACIA) options are showing a volume of 8,682 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 868,200 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.5% of ACIA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 1,988 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 198,800 underlying shares of ACIA. Below is a chart showing ACIA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for DLTR options , INTC options , or ACIA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: DLTR , INTC , ACIA


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