Notable Wednesday Option Activity: IMMR, SNAK, AAC

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Immersion Corp ( IMMR), where a total volume of 1,686 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 168,600 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 71.5% of IMMR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 235,950 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $7.50 strike call option expiring November 18, 2016, with 1,680 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 168,000 underlying shares of IMMR. Below is a chart showing IMMR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $7.50 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart++2016+TickerTech.com

START SLIDESHOW:
Today's Most Active Call & Put Options of the S&P 500 »

Inventure Foods Inc. ( SNAK) options are showing a volume of 764 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 76,400 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 65.7% of SNAK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 116,340 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $10 strike call option expiring January 20, 2017, with 512 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 51,200 underlying shares of SNAK. Below is a chart showing SNAK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $10 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart++2016+TickerTech.com

And AAC Holdings Inc ( AAC) options are showing a volume of 1,001 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 100,100 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 62.7% of AAC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 159,765 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $15 strike put option expiring November 18, 2016, with 1,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,000 underlying shares of AAC. Below is a chart showing AAC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $15 strike highlighted in orange:

Loading+chart++2016+TickerTech.com

If you liked this article you might like

Analysts' Actions -- FedEx, GoPro, Garmin, HP and More

How Apple and Nokia Could Both Score Victories in Their Battle Over Patents

Apple and Nokia Could Each Score Victories as Their Patent Battle Unfolds

Here's What the iPhone 7 and 7-Plus Are Expected to Feature

5 Breakout Stocks Under $10 Set to Soar