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Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: AMR, GS, AMC

By The Online Investor Staff, Friday, July 1, 3:40 PM ET

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Alpha Metallurgical Resources Inc (NYSE:AMR), where a total volume of 5,278 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 527,800 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 57.3% of AMR's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 921,915 shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $165 strike call option expiring August 19, 2022, with 1,966 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 196,600 underlying shares of AMR. Below is a chart showing AMR's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $165 strike highlighted in orange:

Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) options are showing a volume of 15,170 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 1.5 million underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 56.7% of GS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 2.7 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $300 strike call option expiring July 01, 2022, with 582 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 58,200 underlying shares of GS. Below is a chart showing GS's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $300 strike highlighted in orange:

And AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. (NYSE:AMC) saw options trading volume of 211,699 contracts, representing approximately 21.2 million underlying shares or approximately 55.4% of AMC's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 38.2 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $14 strike call option expiring July 01, 2022, with 39,730 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 4.0 million underlying shares of AMC. Below is a chart showing AMC's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $14 strike highlighted in orange:

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