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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: W, GNW, TIVO


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Wayfair Inc (Symbol: W), where a total volume of 7,126 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 712,600 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 57.3% of W's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $185 strike call option expiring November 15, 2019 , with 1,004 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,400 underlying shares of W. Below is a chart showing W's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $185 strike highlighted in orange:

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Genworth Financial, Inc. (Symbol: GNW) saw options trading volume of 18,090 contracts, representing approximately 1.8 million underlying shares or approximately 56.9% of GNW's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $3 strike call option expiring June 21, 2019 , with 6,697 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 669,700 underlying shares of GNW. Below is a chart showing GNW's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $3 strike highlighted in orange:

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And TiVo Corp (Symbol: TIVO) options are showing a volume of 10,335 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 56.2% of TIVO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $7 strike call option expiring June 21, 2019 , with 4,855 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 485,500 underlying shares of TIVO. Below is a chart showing TIVO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $7 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for W options , GNW options , or TIVO options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Stocks , Options
Referenced Symbols: W , GNW , TIVO



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