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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: UPS, AAL, MEET

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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in United Parcel Service Inc (Symbol: UPS), where a total volume of 20,568 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 2.1 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 64.3% of UPS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $111 strike call option expiring March 08, 2019 , with 4,651 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 465,100 underlying shares of UPS. Below is a chart showing UPS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $111 strike highlighted in orange:

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American Airlines Group Inc (Symbol: AAL) options are showing a volume of 41,038 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 4.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 60% of AAL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.8 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $38.50 strike call option expiring March 22, 2019 , with 3,483 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 348,300 underlying shares of AAL. Below is a chart showing AAL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $38.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Meet Group Inc (Symbol: MEET) options are showing a volume of 6,772 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 677,200 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 59.7% of MEET's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $6 strike put option expiring March 15, 2019 , with 4,174 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 417,400 underlying shares of MEET. Below is a chart showing MEET's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $6 strike highlighted in orange:

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