Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Booking Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:BKNG), where a total of 4,855 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 485,500 underlying shares. That amounts to about 152.3% of BKNG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 318,710 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $1800 strike call option expiring October 30, 2020, with 247 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 24,700 underlying shares of BKNG. Below is a chart showing BKNG's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1800 strike highlighted in orange:
Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) saw options trading volume of 13,016 contracts, representing approximately 1.3 million underlying shares or approximately 74.3% of GOOGL's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.8 million shares.
Especially high volume was seen for the $1500 strike put option expiring November 06, 2020, with 719 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 71,900 underlying shares of GOOGL. Below is a chart showing GOOGL's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $1500 strike highlighted in orange:
And Etsy Inc (NASDAQ:ETSY) options are showing a volume of 23,022 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 72.3% of ETSY's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.2 million shares.
Especially high volume was seen for the $120 strike put option expiring December 18, 2020, with 2,144 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 214,400 underlying shares of ETSY. Below is a chart showing ETSY's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:
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