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Outstanding Friday optional activity: SPLK, KR, RH


In terms of options trading activity among the constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, there was notable activity today at Splunk Inc (Symbol: SPLK), where a total volume of 14,210 contracts was traded. traded so far today, a volume of contracts that is representative of approximately 1.4 million underlying shares (given that each contract represents 100 underlying shares). This number equates to 50.7% of SPLK’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 2.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $140 strike call option expiring on January 20, 2023, with 3,014 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 301,400 underlying shares of SPLK. Below is a chart showing SPLK’s trading history over the past twelve months, with the $140 strike highlighted in orange:

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Kroger Co (Symbol: KR) had options trading volume of 33,006 contracts, representing approximately 3.3 million underlying shares or approximately 50.3% of KR’s average daily trading volume during the last month, or 6.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $44 strike put option expiring September 30, 2022, with 4,383 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 438,300 underlying KR shares. Below is a chart showing KR’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $44 strike highlighted in orange:

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And RH (symbol: RH) recorded options trading volume of 3,992 contracts, representing approximately 399,200 underlying stocks, or approximately 50.3% of RH’s average daily trading volume over the past month, i.e. 794,095 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $410 strike call option expiring on October 7, 2022, with 291 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 29,100 underlying RH shares. Below is a chart showing RH’s 12-month trading history, with the $410 strike highlighted in orange:

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