Notable Thursday optional activity: SRPT, DG, EXPE


AAmong the underlying constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, we saw remarkable options trading volume today in Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (Symbol: SRPT), where a total of 7,178 contracts were traded up to present, representing approximately 717,800 underlying shares. This equates to about 62.5% of SRPT’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $110 strike put option expiring on August 19, 2022, with 1,005 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 100,500 underlying shares of SRPT. Below is a chart showing SRPT’s trading history over the past twelve months, with the $110 strike highlighted in orange:

Dollar General Corp (ticker: DG) options are showing volume at 8,901 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 890,100 underlying stocks, or 62% of DG’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 1.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $255 strike call option expiring August 12, 2022, with 2,237 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 223,700 underlying DG shares. Below is a chart showing DG’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $255 strike highlighted in orange:

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And the options of Expedia Group Inc (symbol: EXPE) show a volume of 18,050 contracts to date. This number of contracts represents approximately 1.8 million underlying shares, or 61.4% of EXPE’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 2.9 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $97 strike put expiring on August 19, 2022, with 2,262 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 226,200 underlying shares of EXPE. Below is a chart showing EXPE’s last twelve months trading history, with the $97 strike highlighted in orange:

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