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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: ADSK, AIZ, CBL


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Autodesk Inc. (Symbol: ADSK), where a total of 8,727 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 872,700 underlying shares. That amounts to about 44.2% of ADSK's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $130 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 2,022 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 202,200 underlying shares of ADSK. Below is a chart showing ADSK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $130 strike highlighted in orange:

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Assurant Inc (Symbol: AIZ) saw options trading volume of 4,285 contracts, representing approximately 428,500 underlying shares or approximately 43.9% of AIZ's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 976,105 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $110 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 1,521 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 152,100 underlying shares of AIZ. Below is a chart showing AIZ's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $110 strike highlighted in orange:

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And CBL & Associates Properties Inc (Symbol: CBL) options are showing a volume of 20,582 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.2% of CBL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $6 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 10,071 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of CBL. Below is a chart showing CBL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $6 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ADSK options , AIZ options , or CBL options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ADSK , AIZ , CBL


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