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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: CMG, CTAS, PYPL

Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (Symbol: CMG), where a total of 4,830 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 483,000 underlying shares. That amounts to about 133.9% of CMG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 360,585 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $700 strike put option expiring October 02, 2015 , with 936 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 93,600 underlying shares of CMG. Below is a chart showing CMG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $700 strike highlighted in orange:

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Cintas Corporation (Symbol: CTAS) options are showing a volume of 5,525 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 552,500 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 74.3% of CTAS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 744,080 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $85 strike put option expiring October 16, 2015 , with 4,563 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 456,300 underlying shares of CTAS. Below is a chart showing CTAS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $85 strike highlighted in orange:

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And PayPal Holdings Inc (Symbol: PYPL) saw options trading volume of 41,159 contracts, representing approximately 4.1 million underlying shares or approximately 44.3% of PYPL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 9.3 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring January 15, 2016 , with 7,302 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 730,200 underlying shares of PYPL. Below is a chart showing PYPL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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