Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK), where a total volume of 6,342 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 634,200 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 51.4% of SPLK's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $215 strike call option expiring November 27, 2020, with 981 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 98,100 underlying shares of SPLK. Below is a chart showing SPLK's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $215 strike highlighted in orange:
Health Catalyst Inc (NASDAQ:HCAT) saw options trading volume of 1,895 contracts, representing approximately 189,500 underlying shares or approximately 51.1% of HCAT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 370,985 shares.
Particularly high volume was seen for the $40 strike call option expiring April 16, 2021, with 1,813 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 181,300 underlying shares of HCAT. Below is a chart showing HCAT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $40 strike highlighted in orange:
And Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:CPRI) options are showing a volume of 23,296 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.3 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 50.3% of CPRI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.6 million shares.
Especially high volume was seen for the $37.50 strike call option expiring February 19, 2021, with 5,355 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 535,500 underlying shares of CPRI. Below is a chart showing CPRI's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $37.50 strike highlighted in orange:
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