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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: ACTG, NFLX, CRI


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Acacia Research Corp (Symbol: ACTG), where a total of 1,551 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 155,100 underlying shares. That amounts to about 113.8% of ACTG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 136,280 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $5 strike call option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 1,500 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 150,000 underlying shares of ACTG. Below is a chart showing ACTG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $5 strike highlighted in orange:

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Netflix Inc (Symbol: NFLX) options are showing a volume of 170,121 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 17.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 109.2% of NFLX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 15.6 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $370 strike call option expiring July 27, 2018 , with 9,499 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 949,900 underlying shares of NFLX. Below is a chart showing NFLX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $370 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Carter's Inc (Symbol: CRI) saw options trading volume of 6,720 contracts, representing approximately 672,000 underlying shares or approximately 102.8% of CRI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 653,515 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $125 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 4,003 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 400,300 underlying shares of CRI. Below is a chart showing CRI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $125 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ACTG options , NFLX options , or CRI options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ACTG , NFLX , CRI



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