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Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: PFNX, WMT, FIVE
Stock Options Channel Staff - Wednesday, March 25, 3:16 PM

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Pfenex Inc (PFNX), where a total of 1,232 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 123,200 underlying shares. That amounts to about 43.6% of PFNX's average daily trading volume over the past month of 282,310 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $2.50 strike put option expiring September 18, 2020, with 700 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 70,000 underlying shares of PFNX. Below is a chart showing PFNX's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $2.50 strike highlighted in orange:

Walmart Inc (WMT) saw options trading volume of 60,625 contracts, representing approximately 6.1 million underlying shares or approximately 42.6% of WMT's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 14.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $120 strike call option expiring April 17, 2020, with 3,723 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 372,300 underlying shares of WMT. Below is a chart showing WMT's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $120 strike highlighted in orange:

And Five Below Inc (FIVE) options are showing a volume of 8,657 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 865,700 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 40.7% of FIVE's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.1 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $45 strike put option expiring April 17, 2020, with 2,510 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 251,000 underlying shares of FIVE. Below is a chart showing FIVE's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $45 strike highlighted in orange:

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