Remarkable Tuesday Optional Activity: NOW, DIS, UNP


AAmong the underlying constituents of the S&P 500 Index, we saw remarkable options trading volume today at ServiceNow Inc (Ticker: NOW), where a total of 7,060 contracts have been traded so far. , representing approximately 706,000 underlying shares. That’s about 47.9% of NOW’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $490 strike put option expiring March 18, 2022, with 488 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 48,800 underlying NOW shares. Below is a chart showing NOW’s trading history over the past twelve months, with the $490 strike highlighted in orange:

Walt Disney Co. (Symbol: DIS) recorded options trading volume of 63,416 contracts, representing approximately 6.3 million underlying shares, or approximately 47.4% of average daily trading volume of DIS over the past month, or 13.4 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $130 strike put option expiring March 18, 2022, with 2,352 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 235,200 underlying shares of DIS. Below is a graph showing DIS’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $130 strike highlighted in orange:

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And options on Union Pacific Corp (Ticker: UNP) are showing volume at 16,128 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 1.6 million underlying shares, or 44.7% of UNP’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 3.6 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $265 strike call option expiring on August 19, 2022, with 4,549 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 454,900 underlying shares of UNP. Below is a chart showing UNP’s past twelve month trading history, with the $265 strike highlighted in orange:

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