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Notable Friday Option Activity: FRED, SCOR, STS

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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Fred's Inc. (Symbol: FRED), where a total volume of 8,898 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 889,800 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 51.7% of FRED's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $17.50 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 3,995 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 399,500 underlying shares of FRED. Below is a chart showing FRED's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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comScore Inc (Symbol: SCOR) options are showing a volume of 1,153 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 115,300 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 50.3% of SCOR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 229,160 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $30 strike call option expiring March 17, 2017 , with 1,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,000 underlying shares of SCOR. Below is a chart showing SCOR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Supreme Industries, Inc. (Symbol: STS) options are showing a volume of 1,081 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 108,100 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 49.8% of STS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 217,035 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $19.74 strike call option expiring June 16, 2017 , with 1,038 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 103,800 underlying shares of STS. Below is a chart showing STS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $19.74 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for FRED options , SCOR options , or STS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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