Noteworthy Optional Wednesday Activity: DISCA, TGT, VICR


AAmong the underlying constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, we have seen remarkable options trading volume today on Discovery Inc (ticker: DISCA), where a total of 35,475 contracts have been traded so far. , representing approximately 3.5 million underlying shares. This equates to about 42.3% of DISCA’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 8.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $27.50 strike call option expiring April 14, 2022, with 7,232 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 723,200 underlying shares of DISCA . Below is a chart showing DISCA’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $27.50 strike highlighted in orange:

Target Corp (Symbol: TGT) recorded options trading volume of 19,318 contracts, representing approximately 1.9 million underlying shares or approximately 40.8% of TGT’s average daily trading volume during the last month, or 4.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $215 strike put option expiring April 8, 2022, with 1,642 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 164,200 underlying shares of TGT. Below is a chart showing TGT’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $215 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Vicor Corp Options (ticker: VICR) is showing 1,778 contracts volume so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 177,800 underlying shares, or 40.4% of VICR’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 439,735 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $70 strike call option expiring April 14, 2022, with 417 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 41,700 underlying shares of VICR. Below is a chart showing VICR’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange:

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