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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 Friday's trading volume as a multiple of the 3-month average volume.

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



The list has been sorted by the Put/Call Ratios

1. VCA Antech Inc. (WOOF):
Personal Services Industry. Market cap of $1.87B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.65, with the stock gaining 3.96% during the session. Call open interest at 5,444 contracts vs. put open interest at 807 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.15). Short float at 7.02%, which implies a short ratio of 6.92 days. The stock has lost -5.59% over the last year.

2. Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG): Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $2.34B. Friday's Relative Volume at 2.68, with the stock gaining 6.34% during the session. Call open interest at 36,123 contracts vs. put open interest at 5,708 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.16). Short float at 1.65%, which implies a short ratio of 1.31 days. The stock has gained 10.07% over the last year.

3. The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN):
Processed & Packaged Goods Industry. Market cap of $1.13B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.92, with the stock gaining 3.65% during the session. Call open interest at 6,271 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,004 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.16). Short float at 8.55%, which implies a short ratio of 9.29 days. The stock has gained 40.18% over the last year.

4. MasTec, Inc. (MTZ):
Heavy Construction Industry. Market cap of $1.13B. Friday's Relative Volume at 2, with the stock gaining 4.05% during the session. Call open interest at 2,413 contracts vs. put open interest at 391 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.16). Short float at 8.21%, which implies a short ratio of 5.59 days. The stock has gained 28.53% over the last year.

5. North American Palladium Ltd. (PAL): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $808.03M. Friday's Relative Volume at 2.54, with the stock gaining 6.0% during the session. Call open interest at 19,457 contracts vs. put open interest at 3,412 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.18). Short float at 2.81%, which implies a short ratio of 1.9 days. The stock has gained 110.77% over the last year.

6. AerCap Holdings N.V. (AER): Rental & Leasing Services Industry. Market cap of $1.69B. Friday's Relative Volume at 2.42, with the stock gaining 7.69% during the session. Call open interest at 1,514 contracts vs. put open interest at 294 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.19). Short float at 0.81%, which implies a short ratio of 3.17 days. The stock has gained 58.88% over the last year.

7. EZCORP Inc. (EZPW):
Credit Services Industry. Market cap of $1.2B. Friday's Relative Volume at 4.27, with the stock gaining 9.34% during the session. Call open interest at 9,006 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,758 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.2). Short float at 5.24%, which implies a short ratio of 8.51 days. The stock has gained 77.58% over the last year.

8. Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. (WINN): Grocery Stores Industry. Market cap of $401.77M. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.65, with the stock gaining 2.98% during the session. Call open interest at 1,195 contracts vs. put open interest at 239 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.2). Short float at 8.28%, which implies a short ratio of 5.92 days. The stock has lost -35.47% over the last year.

9. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. (KKD): Restaurants Industry. Market cap of $387.9M. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.55, with the stock gaining 4.17% during the session. Call open interest at 3,353 contracts vs. put open interest at 708 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.21). Short float at 4.23%, which implies a short ratio of 5.45 days. The stock has gained 67.15% over the last year.

10. Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (OWW):
General Entertainment Industry. Market cap of $594.3M. Friday's Relative Volume at 4.12, with the stock gaining 3.20% during the session. Call open interest at 903 contracts vs. put open interest at 240 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.27). Short float at 1.56%, which implies a short ratio of 6.24 days. The stock has gained 5.06% over the last year.

11. AboveNet, Inc. (ABVT): Internet Service Providers Industry. Market cap of $1.58B. Friday's Relative Volume at 3.29, with the stock gaining 5.26% during the session. Call open interest at 2,215 contracts vs. put open interest at 611 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.28). Short float at 5.8%, which implies a short ratio of 9.5 days. The stock has gained 22.92% over the last year.

12. Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK): Silver Industry. Market cap of $376.5M. Friday's Relative Volume at 4.34, with the stock gaining 11.81% during the session. Call open interest at 2,013 contracts vs. put open interest at 561 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.28). Short float at 0.97%, which implies a short ratio of 0.86 days. The stock has gained 84.59% over the last year.

13. Hecla Mining Co. (HL): Silver Industry. Market cap of $2.03B. Friday's Relative Volume at 2.3, with the stock gaining 3.26% during the session. Call open interest at 256,528 contracts vs. put open interest at 71,576 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.28). Short float at 17.04%, which implies a short ratio of 5.53 days. The stock has gained 58.28% over the last year.

14. Cirrus Logic Inc. (CRUS): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $960.22M. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.54, with the stock gaining 7.18% during the session. Call open interest at 92,745 contracts vs. put open interest at 28,910 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.31). Short float at 16.89%, which implies a short ratio of 1.74 days. The stock has gained 181.74% over the last year.

15. Electronic Arts Inc. (ERTS): Multimedia & Graphics Software Industry. Market cap of $5.4B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.55, with the stock gaining 3.06% during the session. Call open interest at 318,584 contracts vs. put open interest at 100,694 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.32). Short float at 4.84%, which implies a short ratio of 3.01 days. The stock has lost -10.05% over the last year.

16. James River Coal Co. (JRCC): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $493.65M. Friday's Relative Volume at 2, with the stock gaining 4.84% during the session. Call open interest at 14,810 contracts vs. put open interest at 4,974 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.34). Short float at 15.65%, which implies a short ratio of 6.15 days. The stock has lost -18.82% over the last year.

17. Bottomline Technologies Inc. (EPAY): Business Software & Services Industry. Market cap of $607.94M. Friday's Relative Volume at 8.18, with the stock gaining 4.83% during the session. Call open interest at 1,328 contracts vs. put open interest at 465 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.35). Short float at 2.73%, which implies a short ratio of 7.27 days. The stock has gained 24.7% over the last year.

18. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC):
Technical Services Industry. Market cap of $5.34B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.69, with the stock gaining 3.33% during the session. Call open interest at 32,096 contracts vs. put open interest at 11,451 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.36). Short float at 2.68%, which implies a short ratio of 2.94 days. The stock has lost -4.04% over the last year.

19. Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW):
Personal Services Industry. Market cap of $2.61B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.75, with the stock gaining 3.71% during the session. Call open interest at 1,877 contracts vs. put open interest at 672 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.36). Short float at 9.69%, which implies a short ratio of 12.2 days. The stock has gained 31.34% over the last year.

20. Coeur d`Alene Mines Corporation (CDE): Silver Industry. Market cap of $2.1B. Friday's Relative Volume at 1.96, with the stock gaining 5.67% during the session. Call open interest at 59,206 contracts vs. put open interest at 21,688 contracts (Put/Call ratio at 0.37). Short float at 10.48%, which implies a short ratio of 4.41 days. The stock has gained 4.12% over the last year.

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