Remarkable Tuesday optional activity: STAA, SPGI, LMND


IIn terms of options trading activity among constituents of the Russell 3000 Index, there was notable activity today at Staar Surgical Co. (Symbol: STAA), where total volume of 3,564 contracts has been traded so far today, a volume of contracts that is representative of approximately 356,400 underlying shares (given that each contract represents 100 underlying shares). This number equates to 75% of STAA’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 475,190 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $60 strike put option expiring April 14, 2022, with 1,721 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 172,100 underlying shares of STAA. Below is a chart showing STAA’s last twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

Standard and Poors Global Inc (Symbol: SPGI) options have a volume of 24,761 contracts to date. This number of contracts represents approximately 2.5 million underlying shares, or 71.2% of SPGI’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 3.5 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $345 strike put option expiring March 25, 2022, with 8,894 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 889,400 underlying shares of SPGI. Below is a chart showing SPGI’s past twelve month trading history, with the $345 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Lemonade Inc (Symbol: LMND) options are showing a volume of 14,925 contracts so far today. This number of contracts represents approximately 1.5 million underlying shares, or 69.7% of LMND’s average daily trading volume over the past month, or 2.1 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $25 strike put option expiring June 17, 2022, with 3,057 contracts traded so far today, representing approximately 305,700 underlying shares of LMND. Below is a chart showing LMND’s trading history over the last twelve months, with the $25 strike highlighted in orange:

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