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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: PYPL, CRM, MAT


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in PayPal Holdings Inc (Symbol: PYPL), where a total of 52,448 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 5.2 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 57% of PYPL's average daily trading volume over the past month of 9.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 19,582 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 2.0 million underlying shares of PYPL. Below is a chart showing PYPL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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Salesforce.com Inc (Symbol: CRM) options are showing a volume of 32,818 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 3.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 53.2% of CRM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $135 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 1,452 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 145,200 underlying shares of CRM. Below is a chart showing CRM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $135 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Mattel Inc (Symbol: MAT) options are showing a volume of 22,450 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.2 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 50.8% of MAT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.4 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $12 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 17,630 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.8 million underlying shares of MAT. Below is a chart showing MAT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for PYPL options , CRM options , or MAT options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: PYPL , CRM , MAT



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