Notable Friday Option Activity: NUE, SEAS, OKTA


AAmong the underlying constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, we saw remarkable options trading volume in Nucor Corp today. (Symbol: NUE), where a total of 12,182 contracts have been traded so far, representing approximately 1.2 million underlying shares. This equates to approximately 51.1% of NUE’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 2.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $133 strike call option expiring July 29, 2022, with 866 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 86,600 underlying NUE shares. Below is a chart showing NUE’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $133 strike highlighted in orange:

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. (Symbol: SEAS) recorded options trading volume of 5,506 contracts, representing approximately 550,600 underlying stocks or approximately 50.6% of SEAS’ average daily trading volume over the past month , or 1.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike call option expiring on August 19, 2022, with 3,932 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 393,200 underlying SEAS shares. Below is a chart showing the last twelve months trading history of SEAS, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Okta Inc (Symbol: OKTA) options are showing a volume of 10,481 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 1.0 million underlying shares, or 50.3% of OKTA’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 2.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $100 strike call option expiring July 29, 2022, with 656 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 65,600 underlying OKTA shares. Below is a chart showing OKTA’s past twelve month trading history, with the $100 strike highlighted in orange:

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