Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Ebix Inc (EBIX - Get Report), where a total of 1,635 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 163,500 underlying shares. That amounts to about 62.8% of EBIX's average daily trading volume over the past month of 260,530 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $55 strike call option expiring August 19, 2016, with 1,506 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 150,600 underlying shares of EBIX. Below is a chart showing EBIX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $55 strike highlighted in orange:

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Rockwell Medical, Inc ( RMTI) options are showing a volume of 2,083 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 208,300 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 55.8% of RMTI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 373,550 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $10 strike call option expiring November 18, 2016, with 1,200 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 120,000 underlying shares of RMTI. Below is a chart showing RMTI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $10 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc ( AGIO) saw options trading volume of 3,301 contracts, representing approximately 330,100 underlying shares or approximately 54.6% of AGIO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 604,380 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $70 strike call option expiring February 17, 2017, with 3,029 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 302,900 underlying shares of AGIO. Below is a chart showing AGIO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $70 strike highlighted in orange:

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