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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: IRTC, PVH, TWTR


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in iRhythm Technologies Inc (Symbol: IRTC), where a total volume of 1,695 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 169,500 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 68.2% of IRTC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 248,375 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $85 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 804 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 80,400 underlying shares of IRTC. Below is a chart showing IRTC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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PVH Corp (Symbol: PVH) options are showing a volume of 6,357 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 635,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 63.9% of PVH's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 994,990 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $170 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 2,116 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 211,600 underlying shares of PVH. Below is a chart showing PVH's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $170 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Twitter Inc (Symbol: TWTR ) saw options trading volume of 120,584 contracts, representing approximately 12.1 million underlying shares or approximately 61% of TWTR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 19.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 7,542 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 754,200 underlying shares of TWTR. Below is a chart showing TWTR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for IRTC options , PVH options , or TWTR options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: IRTC , PVH , TWTR



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