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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: SLB, ADBE, ATVI


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Schlumberger Ltd (Symbol: SLB), where a total of 53,300 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 5.3 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 44.7% of SLB's average daily trading volume over the past month of 11.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $47.50 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 17,165 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.7 million underlying shares of SLB. Below is a chart showing SLB's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $47.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Adobe Inc (Symbol: ADBE) options are showing a volume of 17,167 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.9% of ADBE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $255 strike call option expiring December 07, 2018 , with 738 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 73,800 underlying shares of ADBE. Below is a chart showing ADBE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $255 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Symbol: ATVI) options are showing a volume of 57,268 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 5.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 43.2% of ATVI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 13.3 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $80 strike call option expiring January 17, 2020 , with 10,009 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares of ATVI. Below is a chart showing ATVI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $80 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for SLB options , ADBE options , or ATVI options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: SLB , ADBE , ATVI



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