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Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: FLT, STZ, AMAT

“Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in FleetCor Technologies Inc (Symbol: FLT), where a total of 2,115 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 211,500 underlying shares” writes Bnk Invest for nasdaq.com. That amounts to about 44.4% of FLT’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 476,650 shares.Particularly high volume was seen for the $46.50 strike put option expiring November 15, 2019, with 1,542 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 154,200 underlying shares of AMAT. Below is…

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Notable Monday Option Activity: AAP, DHI, DXC

“That number works out to 95.5% of AAP’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 775,970 shares” writes Bnk Invest for nasdaq.com. That number of contracts represents approximately 2.0 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 47.2% of DHI’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 4.3 million shares.Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Advance Auto Parts Inc (Symbol: AAP), where a total volume of 7,412 contracts has been traded thus far today,…

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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: AAL, MSFT, LVS

“That number works out to 57.2% of AAL’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.9 million shares” writes Bnk Invest for nasdaq.com. Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in American Airlines Group Inc (Symbol: AAL), where a total volume of 45,110 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 4.5 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares).Particularly high volume was seen for the $64…

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Notable Friday Option Activity: CNC, TSN, ABBV

“That amounts to about 76.7% of CNC’s average daily trading volume over the past month of 5.6 million shares” writes Bnk Invest for nasdaq.com. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.7 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 74.4% of TSN’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.3 million shares.That number of contracts represents approximately 4.6 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 60.9% of ABBV’s average daily trading volume over the past month, of 7.5 million shares.Among the underlying components of the S&P 500…

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How to cancel a Venmo payment if you paid an inactive account, or send a request if you paid the wrong person

“Venmo suggests adding a note explaining how or why you accidentally sent a payment to the wrong person. 7” writes Marissa Perino for businessinsider.com. Type the username of the person who you accidentally sent the payment to. 4.If you sent the money via phone number, the person will have received a text message from Venmo prompting them to create an account. Source: businessinsider.com

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Forexlive European FX News 5 Nov: US China trade optimism boosts risk assets

“The session started with a positive boost to risk assets on optimism regarding the US-China trade deal” reports forexlive.com. The AUDUSD broke through its large option expiry level at 0.6900 and price is contained underneath 0.6925 overhead resistance for now.GBPUSD pulled away from the large 1.2900 (1.5bln) option expiry level and then returned to it on the slightly better UK PMI data out.The AUD got a double boost with the US-China trade optimism and the RBA hinting that they may have done with easing for now (if you read between…

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Brewers deal P Anderson to Blue Jays

“Brewers trade Anderson to Blue Jays, allow Thames to go free FILE – In this Sept. 28, 2019, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers’ Eric Thames connects for a solo home run off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Chi Chi Gonzalez in the fifth inning of a baseball game in Denver” writes Andrew Wagner for yahoo.com. Milwaukee also exercised a $1.85 million option on catcher Manny Pina, who would have received a $150,000 buyout if it had been declined.Milwaukee had planned to decline his $8.5 million option, which would have made him eligible…

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