Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in 3D Systems Corp. (DDD - Get Report), where a total of 7,966 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 796,600 underlying shares. That amounts to about 45.8% of DDD's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.7 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $17 strike call option expiring May 05, 2017, with 1,894 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 189,400 underlying shares of DDD. Below is a chart showing DDD's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17 strike highlighted in orange:

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Kate Spade & Co ( KATE) options are showing a volume of 22,747 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 45.6% of KATE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 5.0 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $17 strike call option expiring June 16, 2017, with 10,515 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.1 million underlying shares of KATE. Below is a chart showing KATE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $17 strike highlighted in orange:

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And NutriSystem Inc ( NTRI) saw options trading volume of 1,972 contracts, representing approximately 197,200 underlying shares or approximately 45.4% of NTRI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 434,140 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $60 strike call option expiring May 19, 2017, with 605 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 60,500 underlying shares of NTRI. Below is a chart showing NTRI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $60 strike highlighted in orange:

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