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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: PAYX, CERS, UBNT

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Paychex Inc (Symbol: PAYX), where a total of 11,822 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.2 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 67.5% of PAYX's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $57.50 strike call option expiring September 16, 2016 , with 11,558 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.2 million underlying shares of PAYX. Below is a chart showing PAYX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $57.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Cerus Corp. (Symbol: CERS) saw options trading volume of 6,412 contracts, representing approximately 641,200 underlying shares or approximately 61.2% of CERS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $7 strike put option expiring November 18, 2016 , with 5,052 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 505,200 underlying shares of CERS. Below is a chart showing CERS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $7 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2016+TickerTech.com And Ubiquiti Networks Inc (Symbol: UBNT) options are showing a volume of 2,782 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 278,200 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 55.1% of UBNT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 504,695 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $42 strike call option expiring July 15, 2016 , with 2,279 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 227,900 underlying shares of UBNT. Below is a chart showing UBNT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $42 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2016+TickerTech.com For the various different available expirations for PAYX options , CERS options , or UBNT options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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