Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE:RGR), where a total volume of 1,689 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 168,900 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 141.3% of RGR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 119,515 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $47.50 strike call option expiring January 17, 2020, with 287 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 28,700 underlying shares of RGR. Below is a chart showing RGR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $47.50 strike highlighted in orange:
FibroGen Inc (NASDAQ:FGEN) options are showing a volume of 7,817 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 781,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 128.8% of FGEN's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 606,955 shares.
Particularly high volume was seen for the $45 strike call option expiring November 15, 2019, with 2,543 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 254,300 underlying shares of FGEN. Below is a chart showing FGEN's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:
And Rubicon Project Inc (NYSE:RUBI) saw options trading volume of 7,126 contracts, representing approximately 712,600 underlying shares or approximately 125.6% of RUBI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 567,265 shares.
Particularly high volume was seen for the $10 strike call option expiring March 20, 2020, with 3,162 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 316,200 underlying shares of RUBI. Below is a chart showing RUBI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $10 strike highlighted in orange:
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