Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc (VNDA - Get Report), where a total of 4,311 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 431,100 underlying shares. That amounts to about 90.2% of VNDA's average daily trading volume over the past month of 477,680 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $13 strike call option expiring November 18, 2016, with 2,045 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 204,500 underlying shares of VNDA. Below is a chart showing VNDA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $13 strike highlighted in orange:Buckle, Inc. ( BKE) saw options trading volume of 3,063 contracts, representing approximately 306,300 underlying shares or approximately 77.9% of BKE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 392,950 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $30 strike put option expiring December 16, 2016, with 1,394 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 139,400 underlying shares of BKE. Below is a chart showing BKE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $30 strike highlighted in orange: And Limelight Networks Inc ( LLNW) options are showing a volume of 1,050 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 105,000 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 66.6% of LLNW's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 157,675 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $2 strike put option expiring December 16, 2016, with 1,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,000 underlying shares of LLNW. Below is a chart showing LLNW's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $2 strike highlighted in orange:
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