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Change

The difference between the closing price on a trading day and the closing price on the previous trading day. The change may be positive or negative. For example, if a stock closes at $11 on Tuesday and $12 on Wednesday, it has a change of +$1. On the other hand, if the stock falls to $10 on Friday, it has a change of -$2. Change is also called net change. See also: Technical Analysis.

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The most active strike has been the August 14 call, which has seen more than 51,000 contracts change hands on open interest of just 36,164 contracts.
The stock saw more than 26,300 puts change hands yesterday, which is nearly four times the equity's average daily trading volume.
Overall, the stock saw more than 27,700 contracts change hands yesterday, which is nearly four times the equity's average daily trading volume of 7,500 contracts.
The option had two blocks of 50,000 contracts change hands at $5.