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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: R, KSU, BG

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Ryder System, Inc. (Symbol: R), where a total volume of 3,389 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 338,900 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 81.1% of R's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 417,700 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $82.50 strike put option expiring October 20, 2017 , with 3,046 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 304,600 underlying shares of R. Below is a chart showing R's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $82.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Kansas City Southern (Symbol: KSU) saw options trading volume of 5,358 contracts, representing approximately 535,800 underlying shares or approximately 69.6% of KSU's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 769,900 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $108 strike call option expiring October 20, 2017 , with 1,459 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 145,900 underlying shares of KSU. Below is a chart showing KSU's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $108 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Bunge Ltd. (Symbol: BG) options are showing a volume of 6,348 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 634,800 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 69.2% of BG's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 916,695 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $75 strike call option expiring October 20, 2017 , with 1,403 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 140,300 underlying shares of BG. Below is a chart showing BG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $75 strike highlighted in orange:

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