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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: FTV, DVN, ULTA

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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Fortive Corp (Symbol: FTV), where a total of 89,589 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 9.0 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 477.6% of FTV's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.9 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $100 strike put option expiring October 19, 2018 , with 18,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.8 million underlying shares of FTV. Below is a chart showing FTV's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $100 strike highlighted in orange:

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Devon Energy Corp. (Symbol: DVN) saw options trading volume of 83,559 contracts, representing approximately 8.4 million underlying shares or approximately 162.1% of DVN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 5.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 51,060 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 5.1 million underlying shares of DVN. Below is a chart showing DVN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Ulta Beauty Inc (Symbol: ULTA) saw options trading volume of 13,790 contracts, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares or approximately 133.9% of ULTA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $275 strike call option expiring September 07, 2018 , with 592 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 59,200 underlying shares of ULTA. Below is a chart showing ULTA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $275 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for FTV options , DVN options , or ULTA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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