Other trades of note:

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ETF (EEM) at 43.34, a Bear Put Spread traded 15,000 times. The trader bought the Sept 15th 43/41 spread paying 50 cents.

iPath S&P 500 VIX Futures ETN (VXX) at 12.07, a trader executed a Diagonal Put Spread on a 2:3 ratio. This trader sold 2,000 of the Sept 15th 14 Puts and bought 3,000 of the Dec 15th 10 Puts for a credit of 2.82 per package.

Lowe’s (LOW) at 75.82, a Calendar Spread traded 4,700 times. The trader sold the Jul 21st 75 Calls and bought the Sept 15th 70 Calls paying 5.40.

Increased Volume Activity:

Top 20 symbols ranked by today's option volume relative to average, minimum 200 average:

KAR, HDS, FSC, RESI, MLCO, MFC, ARCH, ENR, COHR, CIE, CYBR, AXON, HIMX, CACC, CPN, BFR, WPRT, GNTX, TSM, ICON.

By: Lauren Ravalli
LR1