Notable Monday Option Activity: AMPE, STRP, ENVA

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Ampio Pharmaceuticals Inc (AMPE), where a total of 1,453 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 145,300 underlying shares. That amounts to about 81.2% of AMPE's average daily trading volume over the past month of 179,045 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $2 strike call option expiring January 20, 2017, with 1,000 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 100,000 underlying shares of AMPE. Below is a chart showing AMPE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $2 strike highlighted in orange:

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Straight Path Communications Inc ( STRP) saw options trading volume of 842 contracts, representing approximately 84,200 underlying shares or approximately 70.9% of STRP's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 118,755 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $24 strike call option expiring November 18, 2016, with 250 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 25,000 underlying shares of STRP. Below is a chart showing STRP's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $24 strike highlighted in orange:

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And Enova International Inc ( ENVA) saw options trading volume of 1,145 contracts, representing approximately 114,500 underlying shares or approximately 66.3% of ENVA's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 172,645 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $10 strike put option expiring December 16, 2016, with 1,125 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 112,500 underlying shares of ENVA. Below is a chart showing ENVA's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $10 strike highlighted in orange:

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