Markets

Notable Monday Option Activity: JBHT, NVDA, DIS

Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (Symbol: JBHT), where a total volume of 6,325 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 632,500 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 67.3% of JBHT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 939,500 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $110 strike put option expiring October 18, 2019, with 2,026 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 202,600 underlying shares of JBHT. Below is a chart showing JBHT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $110 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

NVIDIA Corp (Symbol: NVDA) saw options trading volume of 53,293 contracts, representing approximately 5.3 million underlying shares or approximately 63% of NVDA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 8.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $180 strike call option expiring September 27, 2019, with 6,519 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 651,900 underlying shares of NVDA. Below is a chart showing NVDA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $180 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

And Walt Disney Co. (Symbol: DIS) options are showing a volume of 42,650 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 4.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 55.3% of DIS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $133 strike call option expiring September 27, 2019, with 3,070 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 307,000 underlying shares of DIS. Below is a chart showing DIS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $133 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart+—+2019+TickerTech.com

For the various different available expirations for JBHT options, NVDA options, or DIS options, visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

Today's Most Active Call & Put Options of the S&P 500 »

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

In This Story

JBHT NVDA DIS

Other Topics

Stocks Options