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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: CLDR, TSLA, GOOGL

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Cloudera Inc (Symbol: CLDR), where a total volume of 62,445 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 6.2 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 211.8% of CLDR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $5 strike put option expiring June 18, 2021, with 33,012 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 3.3 million underlying shares of CLDR. Below is a chart showing CLDR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $5 strike highlighted in orange:

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Tesla Inc (Symbol: TSLA) options are showing a volume of 214,303 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 21.4 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 203.1% of TSLA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 10.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $360 strike call option expiring November 22, 2019, with 9,641 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 964,100 underlying shares of TSLA. Below is a chart showing TSLA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $360 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Alphabet Inc (Symbol: GOOGL) saw options trading volume of 27,046 contracts, representing approximately 2.7 million underlying shares or approximately 175.3% of GOOGL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.5 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $1300 strike put option expiring December 20, 2019, with 1,007 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,700 underlying shares of GOOGL. Below is a chart showing GOOGL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1300 strike highlighted in orange:

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