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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: ABBV, MU, MGM

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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in AbbVie Inc. (Symbol: ABBV), where a total of 27,797 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 2.8 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 41% of ABBV's average daily trading volume over the past month of 6.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $60 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 5,344 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 534,400 underlying shares of ABBV. Below is a chart showing ABBV's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

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Micron Technology Inc. (Symbol: MU) saw options trading volume of 101,714 contracts, representing approximately 10.2 million underlying shares or approximately 41% of MU's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 24.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $22.50 strike put option expiring January 27, 2017 , with 6,703 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 670,300 underlying shares of MU. Below is a chart showing MU's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $22.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And MGM Resorts International (Symbol: MGM) saw options trading volume of 24,898 contracts, representing approximately 2.5 million underlying shares or approximately 40.9% of MGM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 6.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $31 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017 , with 16,758 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.7 million underlying shares of MGM. Below is a chart showing MGM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $31 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for ABBV options , MU options , or MGM options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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