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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: TXN, QCOM, XENT

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Texas Instruments Inc. (Symbol: TXN), where a total of 40,087 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 4.0 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 58.4% of TXN's average daily trading volume over the past month of 6.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike put option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 11,217 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares of TXN. Below is a chart showing TXN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

Qualcomm Inc (Symbol: QCOM) saw options trading volume of 79,622 contracts, representing approximately 8.0 million underlying shares or approximately 52% of QCOM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 15.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $45 strike put option expiring February 15, 2019 , with 13,103 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.3 million underlying shares of QCOM. Below is a chart showing QCOM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

And Intersect ENT, Inc. (Symbol: XENT) saw options trading volume of 1,369 contracts, representing approximately 136,900 underlying shares or approximately 51.5% of XENT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 265,605 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $27.50 strike call option expiring December 21, 2018 , with 1,300 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 130,000 underlying shares of XENT. Below is a chart showing XENT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $27.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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