Notable Friday Option Activity: GNRC, AON, AGNC


Among the underlying constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, we saw remarkable options trading volume today on Generac Holdings Inc (ticker: GNRC), where a total of 4,916 contracts were traded up to present, representing approximately 491,600 underlying shares. This equates to approximately 53.1% of GNRC’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 925,400 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $260 strike put option expiring on August 19, 2022, with 1,059 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 105,900 underlying GNRC shares. Below is a graph showing GNRC’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $260 strike highlighted in orange:


Aon plc (symbol: AON) recorded options trading volume of 4,047 contracts, representing approximately 404,700 underlying shares, or approximately 51.1% of AON’s average daily trading volume over the past month, i.e. 792,300 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $300 strike call option expiring August 19, 2022, with 2,748 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 274,800 underlying AON shares. Below is a chart showing AON’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $300 strike highlighted in orange:

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And AGNC Investment Corp (Ticker: AGNC) options are showing volume at 41,121 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 4.1 million underlying shares, or 50.9% of AGNC’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 8.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $12 strike put option expiring October 21, 2022, with 29,279 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 2.9 million underlying shares. of AGNC. Below is a chart showing AGNC’s past twelve month trading history, with the $12 strike highlighted in orange:

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