Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP - Get Report), where a total of 6,470 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 647,000 underlying shares. That amounts to about 47.7% of AAP's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.4 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $120 strike call option expiring March 16, 2018, with 2,592 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 259,200 underlying shares of AAP. Below is a chart showing AAP's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc ( LL) saw options trading volume of 4,712 contracts, representing approximately 471,200 underlying shares or approximately 47.3% of LL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 995,945 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $25 strike call option expiring March 16, 2018, with 655 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 65,500 underlying shares of LL. Below is a chart showing LL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $25 strike highlighted in orange: And Groupon Inc ( GRPN) options are showing a volume of 41,729 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 4.2 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 44.6% of GRPN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 9.3 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $5.50 strike call option expiring February 16, 2018, with 16,304 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 1.6 million underlying shares of GRPN. Below is a chart showing GRPN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $5.50 strike highlighted in orange: For the various different available expirations for AAP options, LL options, or GRPN options, visit StockOptionsChannel.com.
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