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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: MGPI, SWKS, ARNC


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in MGP Ingredients Inc (Symbol: MGPI), where a total of 846 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 84,600 underlying shares. That amounts to about 56.5% of MGPI's average daily trading volume over the past month of 149,645 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $60 strike put option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 423 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 42,300 underlying shares of MGPI. Below is a chart showing MGPI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

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Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (Symbol: SWKS) saw options trading volume of 9,446 contracts, representing approximately 944,600 underlying shares or approximately 53.7% of SWKS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $87.50 strike put option expiring November 02, 2018 , with 1,311 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 131,100 underlying shares of SWKS. Below is a chart showing SWKS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $87.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Arconic Inc (Symbol: ARNC) saw options trading volume of 22,399 contracts, representing approximately 2.2 million underlying shares or approximately 52% of ARNC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.3 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $21 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 5,457 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 545,700 underlying shares of ARNC. Below is a chart showing ARNC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $21 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MGPI options , SWKS options , or ARNC options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MGPI , SWKS , ARNC



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