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Notable Monday Option Activity: GPC, NUE, CYNO

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Genuine Parts Co. (Symbol: GPC), where a total of 2,223 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 222,300 underlying shares. That amounts to about 42.9% of GPC's average daily trading volume over the past month of 518,770 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $92.50 strike put option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 969 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 96,900 underlying shares of GPC. Below is a chart showing GPC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $92.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Nucor Corp. (Symbol: NUE) options are showing a volume of 10,802 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 42.8% of NUE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $59.50 strike put option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 4,008 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 400,800 underlying shares of NUE. Below is a chart showing NUE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $59.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Cynosure Inc (Symbol: CYNO) saw options trading volume of 2,321 contracts, representing approximately 232,100 underlying shares or approximately 42.8% of CYNO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 541,880 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $55 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 1,190 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 119,000 underlying shares of CYNO. Below is a chart showing CYNO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $55 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for GPC options , NUE options , or CYNO options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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