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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SIEN, NFLX, NVDA


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Sientra Inc (Symbol: SIEN), where a total of 11,292 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 176.1% of SIEN's average daily trading volume over the past month of 641,300 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $12.50 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 5,002 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 500,200 underlying shares of SIEN. Below is a chart showing SIEN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Netflix Inc (Symbol: NFLX) options are showing a volume of 120,380 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 12.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 170.2% of NFLX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $360 strike call option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 11,048 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares of NFLX. Below is a chart showing NFLX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $360 strike highlighted in orange:

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And NVIDIA Corp (Symbol: NVDA) saw options trading volume of 223,621 contracts, representing approximately 22.4 million underlying shares or approximately 158.3% of NVDA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 14.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $170 strike call option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 26,098 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 2.6 million underlying shares of NVDA. Below is a chart showing NVDA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $170 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for SIEN options , NFLX options , or NVDA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: SIEN , NFLX , NVDA




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