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Notable Wednesday Option Activity: GTN, NFLX, X

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Gray Television Inc (Symbol: GTN), where a total volume of 7,145 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 714,500 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 78.1% of GTN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 915,355 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $17.50 strike call option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 2,988 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 298,800 underlying shares of GTN. Below is a chart showing GTN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Netflix Inc (Symbol: NFLX) options are showing a volume of 105,964 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 10.6 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 72% of NFLX's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 14.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $355 strike call option expiring August 10, 2018 , with 9,261 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 926,100 underlying shares of NFLX. Below is a chart showing NFLX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $355 strike highlighted in orange:

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And United States Steel Corp. (Symbol: X) saw options trading volume of 60,246 contracts, representing approximately 6.0 million underlying shares or approximately 70.5% of X's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 8.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $31 strike call option expiring August 10, 2018 , with 4,702 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 470,200 underlying shares of X. Below is a chart showing X's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $31 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for GTN options , NFLX options , or X options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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