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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: MCD, BIO, DLTR

Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in McDonald's Corp (Symbol: MCD), where a total of 22,854 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.3 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 63.2% of MCD's average daily trading volume over the past month of 3.6 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $292.50 strike call option expiring February 16, 2024, with 7,803 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 780,300 underlying shares of MCD. Below is a chart showing MCD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $292.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc (Symbol: BIO) options are showing a volume of 969 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 96,900 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 50.7% of BIO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 191,295 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $340 strike call option expiring February 16, 2024, with 167 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 16,700 underlying shares of BIO. Below is a chart showing BIO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $340 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Dollar Tree Inc (Symbol: DLTR) saw options trading volume of 9,891 contracts, representing approximately 989,100 underlying shares or approximately 47.6% of DLTR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $150 strike call option expiring March 15, 2024, with 1,777 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 177,700 underlying shares of DLTR. Below is a chart showing DLTR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $150 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for MCD options, BIO options, or DLTR options, visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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