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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: TSCO, AMBA, OIS


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Tractor Supply Co. (Symbol: TSCO), where a total volume of 9,677 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 967,700 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 46.3% of TSCO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $70 strike put option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 3,003 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 300,300 underlying shares of TSCO. Below is a chart showing TSCO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange:

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Ambarella, Inc. (Symbol: AMBA) saw options trading volume of 5,321 contracts, representing approximately 532,100 underlying shares or approximately 45.2% of AMBA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $62.50 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 912 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 91,200 underlying shares of AMBA. Below is a chart showing AMBA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $62.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Oil States International, Inc. (Symbol: OIS) saw options trading volume of 3,644 contracts, representing approximately 364,400 underlying shares or approximately 44.7% of OIS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 815,285 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $35 strike put option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 3,023 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 302,300 underlying shares of OIS. Below is a chart showing OIS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $35 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for TSCO options , AMBA options , or OIS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: TSCO , AMBA , OIS



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