Notable Friday Option Activity: CMG, GOOG, FDX


LIn terms of options trading activity among the constituents of the S&P 500 Index, there was notable activity today at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (Ticker: CMG), where total volume of 6,007 contracts has been traded so far today, a volume of contracts that is representative of approximately 600,700 underlying stocks (given that each contract represents 100 underlying stocks). This number equates to 193.2% of CMG’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 310,985 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $1,250 strike put option expiring June 10, 2022, with 200 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 20,000 underlying CMG shares. Below is a chart showing CMG’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $1250 strike highlighted in orange:

Alphabet Inc (ticker: GOOG) recorded options trading volume of 21,167 contracts, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying stocks, or approximately 123.9% of GOOG’s average daily trading volume during the last month, or 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $2,400 strike call option expiring May 20, 2022, with 1,005 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 100,500 underlying GOOG shares. Below is a graph showing GOOG’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $2400 strike highlighted in orange:

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And FedEx Corp (Symbol: FDX) recorded options trading volume of 21,057 contracts, representing approximately 2.1 million underlying stocks or approximately 98.1% of FDX’s average daily trading volume during the last month, or 2.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $250 Strike Call option expiring September 16, 2022, with 4,425 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 442,500 underlying FDX shares. Below is a chart showing FDX’s trading history over the past twelve months, with the $250 strike highlighted in orange:

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