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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: WYN, NKE, CVX


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Wyndham Worldwide Corp (Symbol: WYN), where a total volume of 8,278 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 827,800 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 70.7% of WYN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $130 strike call option expiring November 16, 2018 , with 5,006 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 500,600 underlying shares of WYN. Below is a chart showing WYN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $130 strike highlighted in orange:

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Nike (Symbol: NKE) options are showing a volume of 28,951 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.9 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 46.5% of NKE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $70 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 3,412 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 341,200 underlying shares of NKE. Below is a chart showing NKE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Chevron Corporation (Symbol: CVX) saw options trading volume of 30,523 contracts, representing approximately 3.1 million underlying shares or approximately 42.6% of CVX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $130 strike call option expiring June 15, 2018 , with 2,921 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 292,100 underlying shares of CVX. Below is a chart showing CVX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $130 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for WYN options , NKE options , or CVX options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: NKE , CVX



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