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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: THC, SFLY, SC


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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Tenet Healthcare Corp. (Symbol: THC), where a total of 13,756 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 57.6% of THC's average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 3,071 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 307,100 underlying shares of THC. Below is a chart showing THC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:

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Shutterfly Inc (Symbol: SFLY) options are showing a volume of 5,504 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 550,400 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 57.4% of SFLY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 958,055 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $92.50 strike put option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 2,004 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 200,400 underlying shares of SFLY. Below is a chart showing SFLY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $92.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc (Symbol: SC) saw options trading volume of 10,474 contracts, representing approximately 1.0 million underlying shares or approximately 57% of SC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $18 strike call option expiring July 20, 2018 , with 2,202 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 220,200 underlying shares of SC. Below is a chart showing SC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $18 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for THC options , SFLY options , or SC options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: THC , SFLY , SC



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