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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: GES, SHLD, NHI

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in GUESS ?, Inc. (Symbol: GES), where a total of 7,939 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 793,900 underlying shares. That amounts to about 49.2% of GES's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.6 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $11 strike put option expiring March 17, 2017 , with 2,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 200,000 underlying shares of GES. Below is a chart showing GES's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $11 strike highlighted in orange:

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Sears Holdings Corp (Symbol: SHLD) saw options trading volume of 7,129 contracts, representing approximately 712,900 underlying shares or approximately 48% of SHLD's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $4 strike put option expiring January 19, 2018 , with 1,727 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 172,700 underlying shares of SHLD. Below is a chart showing SHLD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $4 strike highlighted in orange:

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And National Health Investors, Inc. (Symbol: NHI) saw options trading volume of 1,174 contracts, representing approximately 117,400 underlying shares or approximately 44.9% of NHI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 261,690 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $65 strike put option expiring July 21, 2017 , with 1,065 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 106,500 underlying shares of NHI. Below is a chart showing NHI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $65 strike highlighted in orange:

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