iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (NASDAQ:AAXJ) was the target of a large decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 757,597 shares, a decline of 40.2% from the January 12th total of 1,266,412 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,648,879 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.5 days.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. NEXT Financial Group Inc grew its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF by 88.6% in the 3rd quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc now owns 1,426 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $107,000 after buying an additional 670 shares in the last quarter. Valeo Financial Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $120,000. Blue Fin Capital Inc. bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $210,000. Barry Investment Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $213,000. Finally, Kohmann Bosshard Financial Services LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $203,000.

Shares of iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (AAXJ) traded up $1.67 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $77.63. The company had a trading volume of 954,161 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,686,150. iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF has a 1-year low of $59.77 and a 1-year high of $83.52.

WARNING: This article was first posted by TheOlympiaReport and is owned by of TheOlympiaReport. If you are reading this article on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US & international copyright and trademark laws. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://theolympiareport.com/2018/02/14/ishares-msci-cntry-asa-jpn-idx-fnd-etf-aaxj-sees-significant-decrease-in-short-interest.html.

iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan ETF (the Fund), formerly The iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, of the MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Index (the Index).

Receive News & Ratings for iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.