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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: GOOG, WYNN, WTW

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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Alphabet Inc (Symbol: GOOG), where a total of 18,748 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 1.9 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 119.2% of GOOG’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.6 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $935 strike put option expiring May 19, 2017 , with 1,835 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 183,500 underlying shares of GOOG. Below is a chart showing GOOG’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $935 strike highlighted in orange:

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Wynn Resorts Ltd (Symbol: WYNN) options are showing a volume of 28,869 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.9 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 117.3% of WYNN’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $120 strike put option expiring May 19, 2017 , with 3,723 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 372,300 underlying shares of WYNN. Below is a chart showing WYNN’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2017+TickerTech.com And Weight Watchers International, Inc. (Symbol: WTW) options are showing a volume of 21,295 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.1 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 106.3% of WTW’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.0 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $12 strike put option expiring January 18, 2019 , with 9,735 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 973,500 underlying shares of WTW. Below is a chart showing WTW’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2017+TickerTech.com For the various different available expirations for GOOG options , WYNN options , or WTW options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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