Notable Wednesday Option Activity: AAPL, BA, MSTR


AAmong the underlying constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, we saw remarkable options trading volume today at Apple Inc (ticker: AAPL), where a total of 909,181 contracts have been traded so far. , representing approximately 90.9 million underlying shares. This equates to about 106.2% of AAPL’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 85.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $167.50 strike call expiring on March 04, 2022, with 84,871 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 8.5 million shares under underlyings of AAPL. Below is a chart showing AAPL’s past twelve month trading history, with the $167.50 strike highlighted in orange:

Boeing Co. Options (ticker: BA) shows a volume of 91,793 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 9.2 million underlying shares, or 102.5% of BA’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 9.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $200 strike call option expiring March 4, 2022, with 4,880 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 488,000 underlying BA shares. Below is a chart showing BA’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $200 strike highlighted in orange:

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And MicroStrategy Inc. (Ticker: MSTR) options are showing a volume of 5,601 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 560,100 underlying stocks, or 101.6% of MSTR’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 551,290 stocks. Particularly high volume was seen for the $400 strike put option expiring April 14, 2022, with 264 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 26,400 underlying MSTR shares. Below is a chart showing MSTR’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $400 strike highlighted in orange:

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