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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: GOOG, AZO, KORS


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Alphabet Inc (Symbol: GOOG), where a total of 20,685 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 127.9% of GOOG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.6 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $1175 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 915 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 91,500 underlying shares of GOOG. Below is a chart showing GOOG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1175 strike highlighted in orange:

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AutoZone, Inc. (Symbol: AZO) saw options trading volume of 2,185 contracts, representing approximately 218,500 underlying shares or approximately 96.5% of AZO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 226,365 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $400 strike put option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 110 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 11,000 underlying shares of AZO. Below is a chart showing AZO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $400 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (Symbol: KORS) saw options trading volume of 14,479 contracts, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares or approximately 73% of KORS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $70 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 1,550 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 155,000 underlying shares of KORS. Below is a chart showing KORS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for GOOG options , AZO options , or KORS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: GOOG , AZO , KORS



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