Notable Thursday Option Activity: MRO, LBRT, CLF


LAs for options trading activity among the constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, there is notable activity today at Marathon Oil Corp. (Symbol: MRO), where a total volume of 80,331 contracts has been traded so far today, a contract volume that is representative of approximately 8.0 million underlying shares (given that each contract represents 100 underlying shares). This number equates to 44.8% of MRO’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 17.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $30 Strike Call option expiring July 15, 2022, with 25,095 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 2.5 million underlying shares. of MRO. Below is a chart showing MRO’s past twelve month trading history, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange:

Liberty Oilfield Services Inc (Symbol: LBRT) recorded options trading volume of 6,770 contracts, representing approximately 677,000 underlying shares or approximately 44.7% of LBRT’s average daily trading volume over the past month , or 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $16 strike put option expiring September 16, 2022, with 5,138 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 513,800 underlying shares of LBRT. Below is a chart showing LBRT’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $16 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Cleveland-Cliffs Inc (ticker: CLF) options are showing a volume of 79,883 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 8.0 million underlying shares, or 44.2% of CLF’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 18.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $30 Strike Call option expiring April 22, 2022, with 3,560 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 356,000 underlying CLF shares. Below is a chart showing CLF’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange:

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