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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: GES, MA, EIGI


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in GUESS ?, Inc. (Symbol: GES), where a total of 7,258 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 725,800 underlying shares. That amounts to about 87.5% of GES's average daily trading volume over the past month of 829,660 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $17 strike put option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 1,263 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 126,300 underlying shares of GES. Below is a chart showing GES's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17 strike highlighted in orange:

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Mastercard Inc (Symbol: MA) options are showing a volume of 22,412 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.2 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 73.7% of MA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $240 strike call option expiring June 21, 2019 , with 3,488 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 348,800 underlying shares of MA. Below is a chart showing MA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $240 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Endurance International Group Holdings Inc (Symbol: EIGI) options are showing a volume of 2,845 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 284,500 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 73.3% of EIGI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 388,140 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $7.50 strike call option expiring May 17, 2019 , with 1,400 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 140,000 underlying shares of EIGI. Below is a chart showing EIGI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $7.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for GES options , MA options , or EIGI options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: GES , MA , EIGI



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