VRTX Jan 2024 165.000 call

OPR - OPR Delayed price. Currency in USD
133.12
0.00 (0.00%)
As of 03:25PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous close133.12
Open133.12
Bid152.50
Ask162.00
Strike165.00
Expiry date2024-01-19
Day's range133.12 - 133.12
Contract rangeN/A
Volume1
Open interest7
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