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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: TYL, CXW, GOV


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Tyler Technologies, Inc. (Symbol: TYL), where a total volume of 1,921 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 192,100 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 92.7% of TYL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 207,300 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $190 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 450 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 45,000 underlying shares of TYL. Below is a chart showing TYL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $190 strike highlighted in orange:

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CoreCivic Inc (Symbol: CXW) options are showing a volume of 5,814 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 581,400 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 92% of CXW's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 632,060 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $23 strike put option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 2,743 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 274,300 underlying shares of CXW. Below is a chart showing CXW's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $23 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Government Properties Income Trust (Symbol: GOV) options are showing a volume of 31,185 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 3.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 88% of GOV's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $12.50 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 20,833 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying shares of GOV. Below is a chart showing GOV's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for TYL options , CXW options , or GOV options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: TYL , CXW , GOV



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