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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: MTZ, TREE, LEA


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in MasTec Inc. (Symbol: MTZ), where a total of 2,728 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 272,800 underlying shares. That amounts to about 48.3% of MTZ's average daily trading volume over the past month of 564,940 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 2,059 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 205,900 underlying shares of MTZ. Below is a chart showing MTZ's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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LendingTree Inc (Symbol: TREE) options are showing a volume of 1,420 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 142,000 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 48.2% of TREE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 294,755 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $360 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 330 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 33,000 underlying shares of TREE. Below is a chart showing TREE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $360 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Lear Corp. (Symbol: LEA) options are showing a volume of 3,679 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 367,900 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 48% of LEA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 766,300 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $170 strike put option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 1,723 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 172,300 underlying shares of LEA. Below is a chart showing LEA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $170 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MTZ options , TREE options , or LEA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: MTZ , TREE , LEA



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