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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: ADBE, VMC, CSX


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Adobe Systems Inc (Symbol: ADBE), where a total of 31,616 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 3.2 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 117.1% of ADBE's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $265 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 1,879 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 187,900 underlying shares of ADBE. Below is a chart showing ADBE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $265 strike highlighted in orange:

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Vulcan Materials Co (Symbol: VMC) options are showing a volume of 9,722 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 972,200 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 96.3% of VMC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $135 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 4,052 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 405,200 underlying shares of VMC. Below is a chart showing VMC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $135 strike highlighted in orange:

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And CSX Corp (Symbol: CSX) saw options trading volume of 33,678 contracts, representing approximately 3.4 million underlying shares or approximately 83.3% of CSX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $65 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 10,589 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares of CSX. Below is a chart showing CSX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $65 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ADBE options , VMC options , or CSX options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: ADBE , VMC , CSX



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