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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: TGT, RL, BA

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Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Target Corp (Symbol: TGT), where a total of 38,473 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 3.8 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 48.7% of TGT’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 7.9 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $60 strike put option expiring May 19, 2017 , with 7,243 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 724,300 underlying shares of TGT. Below is a chart showing TGT’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

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Ralph Lauren Corp (Symbol: RL) saw options trading volume of 7,666 contracts, representing approximately 766,600 underlying shares or approximately 44.8% of RL’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $70 strike put option expiring May 19, 2017 , with 2,386 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 238,600 underlying shares of RL. Below is a chart showing RL’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2017+TickerTech.com And Boeing Co. (Symbol: BA) saw options trading volume of 13,778 contracts, representing approximately 1.4 million underlying shares or approximately 43.9% of BA’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $182.50 strike call option expiring May 26, 2017 , with 1,729 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 172,900 underlying shares of BA. Below is a chart showing BA’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $182.50 strike highlighted in orange: Loading+chart++2017+TickerTech.com For the various different available expirations for TGT options , RL options , or BA options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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