Notable Friday option activity: C, WBA, AMD


LIn terms of options trading activity among the constituents of the S&P 500 Index, there was notable activity today at Citigroup Inc (Symbol: C), where a total volume of 107,975 contracts was traded. traded so far today, a volume of contracts that is representative of approximately 10.8 million underlying shares (given that each contract represents 100 underlying shares). This number equates to 45.3% of C’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 23.8 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $53 strike call option expiring July 29, 2022, with 30,434 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 3.0 million underlying shares of C. Below is a chart showing the 12 month trading history of C, with the $53 strike. underlined in orange:

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (ticker: WBA) options have a volume of 31,040 contracts to date. This number of contracts represents approximately 3.1 million underlying shares, or 44% of WBA’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 7.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $39.50 strike call option expiring July 22, 2022, with 13,778 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 1.4 million shares under underlying WBA. Below is a graph showing WBA’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $39.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Advanced Micro Devices Inc (Symbol: AMD) options are showing a volume of 373,132 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 37.3 million underlying shares, or 42.6% of AMD’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 87.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $90 strike call option expiring on July 22, 2022, with 26,506 contracts traded to date, representing approximately 2.7 million underlying AMD shares. Below is a chart showing AMD’s past twelve month trading history, with the $90 strike highlighted in orange:

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