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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SPG, NLSN, JCI


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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Simon Property Group, Inc. (Symbol: SPG), where a total of 10,736 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 70.4% of SPG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $180 strike call option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 4,946 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 494,600 underlying shares of SPG. Below is a chart showing SPG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $180 strike highlighted in orange:

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Nielsen Holdings PLC (Symbol: NLSN) saw options trading volume of 17,791 contracts, representing approximately 1.8 million underlying shares or approximately 55.3% of NLSN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $27 strike call option expiring May 17, 2019 , with 5,122 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 512,200 underlying shares of NLSN. Below is a chart showing NLSN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $27 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Johnson Controls International plc (Symbol: JCI) saw options trading volume of 22,286 contracts, representing approximately 2.2 million underlying shares or approximately 45% of JCI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 5.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $37 strike call option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 10,550 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares of JCI. Below is a chart showing JCI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $37 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for SPG options , NLSN options , or JCI options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: SPG , NLSN , JCI



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