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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: ISRG, OLED, HDS

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Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Intuitive Surgical Inc (Symbol: ISRG), where a total of 2,889 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 288,900 underlying shares. That amounts to about 98.7% of ISRG’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 292,840 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $600 strike put option expiring January 19, 2018 , with 535 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 53,500 underlying shares of ISRG. Below is a chart showing ISRG’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $600 strike highlighted in orange:

Universal Display Corp (Symbol: OLED) saw options trading volume of 6,832 contracts, representing approximately 683,200 underlying shares or approximately 81.4% of OLED’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 839,390 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $120 strike call option expiring June 16, 2017 , with 579 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 57,900 underlying shares of OLED. Below is a chart showing OLED’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange: And HD Supply Holdings Inc (Symbol: HDS) options are showing a volume of 15,808 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.6 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 63.7% of HDS’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $42.50 strike call option expiring September 15, 2017 , with 2,107 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 210,700 underlying shares of HDS. Below is a chart showing HDS’s trailing twelve month trading history, with the $42.50 strike highlighted in orange: For the various different available expirations for ISRG options , OLED options , or HDS options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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