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Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: PFE, SBAC, JEC

Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Pfizer Inc (Symbol: PFE), where a total of 111,052 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 11.1 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 58% of PFE's average daily trading volume over the past month of 19.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $44 strike call option expiring September 20, 2019 , with 7,064 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 706,400 underlying shares of PFE. Below is a chart showing PFE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $44 strike highlighted in orange:

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SBA Communications Corp (Symbol: SBAC) saw options trading volume of 3,648 contracts, representing approximately 364,800 underlying shares or approximately 49.9% of SBAC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 730,655 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $175 strike put option expiring June 21, 2019 , with 3,250 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 325,000 underlying shares of SBAC. Below is a chart showing SBAC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $175 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. (Symbol: JEC) options are showing a volume of 4,115 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 411,500 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 48.1% of JEC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 855,655 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $75 strike put option expiring May 17, 2019 , with 1,500 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 150,000 underlying shares of JEC. Below is a chart showing JEC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $75 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for PFE options , SBAC options , or JEC options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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