Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: CMPR, ELY, ICPT

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Cimpress NV (Symbol: CMPR), where a total volume of 563 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 56,300 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 50.1% of CMPR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 112,375 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $120 strike put option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 101 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 10,100 underlying shares of CMPR. Below is a chart showing CMPR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:

Callaway Golf Co (Symbol: ELY) saw options trading volume of 4,949 contracts, representing approximately 494,900 underlying shares or approximately 49.8% of ELY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 994,605 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $20 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 1,688 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 168,800 underlying shares of ELY. Below is a chart showing ELY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $20 strike highlighted in orange:

And Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (Symbol: ICPT) saw options trading volume of 2,584 contracts, representing approximately 258,400 underlying shares or approximately 48.9% of ICPT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 528,690 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $97 strike call option expiring August 17, 2018 , with 166 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 16,600 underlying shares of ICPT. Below is a chart showing ICPT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $97 strike highlighted in orange:

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