Other trades of note:

iPath S&P 500 VIX Futures ETN (VXX) at 10.99, a Bull Call Spread traded 5,888 times. The trader bought the Aug 18th 14.50/16.50 spread paying .07.

Time Warner Inc. (TWX) at 100.22, a Bull Call Spread traded 2,000 times. The trader bought the Oct 20th 100/105 spread paying 2.85. TWX is expected to report earnings on Wednesday, August 2nd before market open.

iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) at 143.61, a Calendar Spread traded 1,250 times. The trader sold the Jul 28th 141 Puts and bought the Aug 4th 141 Puts paying .26.

Increased Volume Activity:

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

BRFS, COT, IPG, LQD, RMBS, DISCA, PCRX, KS, CUR, BJRI, RARE, NAVI, LBTYK, QVCA, DDS, SIX, DF, AG, HAS, PBH.

Blog by: Lauren Ravalli

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