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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: EDIT, AAPL, GDDY

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Editas Medicine Inc (Symbol: EDIT), where a total of 4,064 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 406,400 underlying shares. That amounts to about 168.7% of EDIT's average daily trading volume over the past month of 240,880 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $22.50 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 916 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 91,600 underlying shares of EDIT. Below is a chart showing EDIT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $22.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Apple Inc (Symbol: AAPL) saw options trading volume of 546,324 contracts, representing approximately 54.6 million underlying shares or approximately 168.5% of AAPL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 32.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $135 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 39,694 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 4.0 million underlying shares of AAPL. Below is a chart showing AAPL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $135 strike highlighted in orange:

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And GoDaddy Inc (Symbol: GDDY) saw options trading volume of 8,090 contracts, representing approximately 809,000 underlying shares or approximately 127.7% of GDDY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 633,640 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $37 strike put option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 3,136 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 313,600 underlying shares of GDDY. Below is a chart showing GDDY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $37 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for EDIT options , AAPL options , or GDDY options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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