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The following is a list of high volume gainers with bullish option market sentiment, i.e. a large number of open call option positions relative to put option positions.

For each stock, we'll list the Relative Volume indicator, which expresses Monday's trading volume as a multiple of the 3-month average volume.

Relative Volume data sourced from Finviz, options data sourced from Schaeffer's.

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The list has been sorted by the Put/Call ratio.

1. TIM Participacoes S.A. (TSU): Wireless Communications Industry. Market cap of $8.38B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.74, with the stock gaining 4.87% during the session. Call open interest at 1,934 contracts vs. put open interest at 77 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.04). Short float at 0.82%, which implies a short ratio of 1.76 days. The stock has gained 47.6% over the last year.

2. Harvest Natural Resources Inc. (HNR): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Market cap of $434.99M. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.19, with the stock gaining 3.77% during the session. Call open interest at 26,087 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,556 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.06). Short float at 8.12%, which implies a short ratio of 6.41 days. The stock has gained 135.88% over the last year.

3. CACI International Inc. (CACI): Technical Services Industry. Market cap of $1.55B. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.19, with the stock gaining 1.62% during the session. Call open interest at 11,721 contracts vs. put open interest at 808 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.07). Short float at 7.59%, which implies a short ratio of 7.94 days. The stock has gained 6.95% over the last year.

4. BlackRock Kelso Capital Corporation (BKCC): Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $782.84M. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.51, with the stock gaining 1.96% during the session. Call open interest at 1,365 contracts vs. put open interest at 95 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.07). Short float at 3.8%, which implies a short ratio of 3.86 days. The stock has gained 85.27% over the last year.

5. Petroleum Development Corporation (PETD): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Market cap of $623.51M. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.36, with the stock gaining 3.61% during the session. Call open interest at 2,073 contracts vs. put open interest at 169 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.08). Short float at 4.29%, which implies a short ratio of 4.19 days. The stock has gained 93.95% over the last year.

6. IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $1.13B. Monday's Relative Volume at 3.34, with the stock gaining 8% during the session. Call open interest at 767 contracts vs. put open interest at 95 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.12). Short float at 4.51%, which implies a short ratio of 4.98 days. The stock has gained 77.89% over the last year.

7. TransGlobe Energy Corp. (TGA): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Market cap of $729.83M. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.58, with the stock gaining 4.38% during the session. Call open interest at 2,937 contracts vs. put open interest at 403 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.14). Short float at 0.22%, which implies a short ratio of 0.76 days. The stock has gained 188.42% over the last year.

8. Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (MIC): Basic Materials Wholesale Industry. Market cap of $845.82M. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.59, with the stock gaining 2.32% during the session. Call open interest at 2,626 contracts vs. put open interest at 368 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.14). Short float at 1.22%, which implies a short ratio of 2.92 days. The stock has gained 129.24% over the last year.

9. Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (IVAN): Independent Oil & Gas Industry. Market cap of $911.85M. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.66, with the stock gaining 5% during the session. Call open interest at 2,237 contracts vs. put open interest at 326 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.15). Short float at 0.76%, which implies a short ratio of 2.5 days. The stock has gained 19.21% over the last year.

10. North American Palladium Ltd. (PAL): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $709.23M. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.86, with the stock gaining 3.44% during the session. Call open interest at 19,967 contracts vs. put open interest at 3,047 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.15). Short float at 2.81%, which implies a short ratio of 2.17 days. The stock has gained 100.42% over the last year.

11. Spectra Energy Partners, LP (SEP): Oil & Gas Pipelines Industry. Market cap of $2.86B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.52, with the stock gaining 1.63% during the session. Call open interest at 915 contracts vs. put open interest at 141 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.15). Short float at 0.38%, which implies a short ratio of 1.23 days. The stock has gained 43.63% over the last year.

12. National Fuel Gas Co. (NFG): Gas Utilities Industry. Market cap of $4.6B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.67, with the stock gaining 1.76% during the session. Call open interest at 11,156 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,942 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.17). Short float at 3.53%, which implies a short ratio of 5.49 days. The stock has gained 27.24% over the last year.

13. Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC): Diversified Investments Industry. Market cap of $3.27B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.55, with the stock gaining 1.55% during the session. Call open interest at 20,057 contracts vs. put open interest at 4,098 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.2). Short float at 1.29%, which implies a short ratio of 2.03 days. The stock has gained 80.47% over the last year.

14. Mag Silver Corp. (MVG): Silver Industry. Market cap of $484.86M. Monday's Relative Volume at 4.45, with the stock gaining 6.85% during the session. Call open interest at 2,386 contracts vs. put open interest at 511 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.21). Short float at 1.52%, which implies a short ratio of 6.45 days. The stock has gained 70.31% over the last year.

15. Manitowoc Co. Inc. (MTW): Farm & Construction Machinery Industry. Market cap of $1.49B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.74, with the stock gaining 1.97% during the session. Call open interest at 86,092 contracts vs. put open interest at 24,192 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.28). Short float at 8.94%, which implies a short ratio of 4.77 days. The stock has gained 24.56% over the last year.

16. Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG): Air Delivery & Freight Services Industry. Market cap of $451.56M. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.55, with the stock gaining 5.36% during the session. Call open interest at 226 contracts vs. put open interest at 64 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.28). Short float at 3.3%, which implies a short ratio of 4.5 days. The stock has gained 173.36% over the last year.

17. DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (DWA): Movie Production, Theaters Industry. Market cap of $3.1B. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.02, with the stock gaining 4.16% during the session. Call open interest at 4,831 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,506 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.31). Short float at 8.03%, which implies a short ratio of 10.47 days. The stock has gained 14.91% over the last year.

18. China Yuchai International Limited (CYD): Diversified Machinery Industry. Market cap of $983.93M. Monday's Relative Volume at 3.84, with the stock gaining 3.04% during the session. Call open interest at 10,887 contracts vs. put open interest at 3,401 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.31). Short float at 2.62%, which implies a short ratio of 1.64 days. The stock has gained 150.71% over the last year.

19. IMAX Corporation (IMAX): Photographic Equipment & Supplies Industry. Market cap of $1.48B. Monday's Relative Volume at 3.38, with the stock gaining 6.97% during the session. Call open interest at 20,975 contracts vs. put open interest at 6,667 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.32). Short float at 14.3%, which implies a short ratio of 8.04 days. The stock has gained 124.85% over the last year.

20. Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI): General Building Materials Industry. Market cap of $2.57B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.61, with the stock gaining 6.85% during the session. Call open interest at 2,757 contracts vs. put open interest at 948 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.34). Short float at 7.79%, which implies a short ratio of 6.27 days. The stock has gained 19.76% over the last year.

21. RailAmerica, Inc. (RA): Railroads Industry. Market cap of $663.5M. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.27, with the stock gaining 4.22% during the session. Call open interest at 266 contracts vs. put open interest at 97 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.36). Short float at 1.4%, which implies a short ratio of 4.17 days. The stock has gained 2.72% over the last year.

22. Allergan Inc. (AGN): Drug Manufacturer. Market cap of $22.41B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.55, with the stock gaining 1.99% during the session. Call open interest at 30,333 contracts vs. put open interest at 11,196 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.37). Short float at 0.79%, which implies a short ratio of 1.33 days. The stock has gained 31.71% over the last year.

23. James River Coal Co. (JRCC): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $494.76M. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.8, with the stock gaining 3.07% during the session. Call open interest at 12,635 contracts vs. put open interest at 4,809 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.38). Short float at 15.65%, which implies a short ratio of 6.81 days. The stock has lost -6.21% over the last year.

24. Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. (MPEL): Resorts & Casinos Industry. Market cap of $3.47B. Monday's Relative Volume at 2.4, with the stock gaining 3.97% during the session. Call open interest at 56,819 contracts vs. put open interest at 21,651 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.38). Short float at 1.48%, which implies a short ratio of 1.02 days. The stock has gained 31.43% over the last year.

25. Corrections Corporation of America (CXW): Property Management Industry. Market cap of $2.88B. Monday's Relative Volume at 1.62, with the stock gaining 1.4% during the session. Call open interest at 1,633 contracts vs. put open interest at 623 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.38). Short float at 4.59%, which implies a short ratio of 6.83 days. The stock has gained 8.73% over the last year.

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Source: Monday's High Volume Gainers With Bullish Options Sentiment