Quantcast

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: IRBT, INTU, RECN


Shutterstock photo

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in iRobot Corp (Symbol: IRBT), where a total volume of 3,226 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 322,600 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 44.7% of IRBT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 721,915 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $100 strike put option expiring June 21, 2019 , with 252 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 25,200 underlying shares of IRBT. Below is a chart showing IRBT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $100 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

Intuit Inc (Symbol: INTU) options are showing a volume of 6,128 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 612,800 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 44.6% of INTU's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $270 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 1,670 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 167,000 underlying shares of INTU. Below is a chart showing INTU's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $270 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

And Resources Connection Inc (Symbol: RECN) options are showing a volume of 790 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 79,000 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 44.4% of RECN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 178,070 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $17.50 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 772 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 77,200 underlying shares of RECN. Below is a chart showing RECN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17.50 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

For the various different available expirations for IRBT options , INTU options , or RECN options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

Today's Most Active Call & Put Options of the S&P 500 »

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.





This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: IRBT , INTU , RECN



More from BNK Invest

Subscribe







BNK Invest
Contributor:

BNK Invest

Market News, Investing












Research Brokers before you trade

Want to trade FX?