iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. (NYSE:EWW) was the target of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Traders purchased 15,770 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 727% compared to the typical volume of 1,906 call options.

Shares of iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. (EWW) opened at 55.86 on Monday. iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. has a 1-year low of $41.23 and a 1-year high of $57.82. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $56.65 and a 200 day moving average price of $53.01.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Hodges Capital Management Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. by 18.8% in the second quarter. Hodges Capital Management Inc. now owns 5,050 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $272,000 after acquiring an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. by 14.8% during the second quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 254,096 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $13,706,000 after purchasing an additional 32,769 shares in the last quarter. Timber Hill LLC lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. by 123.6% during the second quarter. Timber Hill LLC now owns 11,988 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $647,000 after purchasing an additional 62,684 shares in the last quarter. Almanack Investment Partners LLC. acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. during the second quarter worth $508,000. Finally, Peregrine Asset Advisers Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx. by 1,148.6% during the second quarter. Peregrine Asset Advisers Inc. now owns 76,924 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $9,625,000 after purchasing an additional 70,763 shares in the last quarter.

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About iShares MSCI Mexico Inv. Mt. Idx.

iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Mexico Capped Investable Market 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 Mexico IMI 25/50 Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Mexican Stock Exchange.

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