Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Acadia Healthcare Company Inc. (ACHC - Get Report), where a total of 5,098 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 509,800 underlying shares. That amounts to about 59.6% of ACHC's average daily trading volume over the past month of 854,700 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring June 16, 2017, with 2,539 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 253,900 underlying shares of ACHC. Below is a chart showing ACHC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:Energous Corp ( WATT options are showing a volume of 1,520 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 152,000 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 55.6% of WATT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 273,450 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $12.50 strike put option expiring January 19, 2018, with 400 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 40,000 underlying shares of WATT. Below is a chart showing WATT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $12.50 strike highlighted in orange: And Boston Beer Co Inc ( SAM saw options trading volume of 685 contracts, representing approximately 68,500 underlying shares or approximately 53.2% of SAM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 128,725 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $135 strike put option expiring June 16, 2017, with 207 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 20,700 underlying shares of SAM. Below is a chart showing SAM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $135 strike highlighted in orange: For the various different available expirations for ACHC options, WATT options, or SAM options, visit StockOptionsChannel.com.
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