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Notable option action in equity names

Nearing the halfway mark in today's session, here are the individual equity names with unusual option activity on optionMONSTER's ActionTracker data system.

Sirius XM (SIRI): Traders sold 20,000 February 4 calls for $0.14, betting upside will be limited in the satellite-media stock. SIRI was unchanged at $4.

Brookdale Senior Living (BKD): About 4,500 January 20 calls were sold, mostly for $0.35, but volume was below open interest at the strike. BKD rose 0.95 percent to $18.14.

Hasbro (HAS): A block of 17,060 January 70 puts was sold for $4.85 and an equal number of February 65 puts were bought for $3.50. Volume was below open interest in the shorter-dated contracts, which indicates an existing position was rolled forward in time. HAS rose 1.22 percent to $66.11.

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