WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (NYSEARCA:DXJ) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,736,313 shares, a decrease of 61.3% from the January 12th total of 4,489,371 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,296,242 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.4 days.

Shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (NYSEARCA:DXJ) opened at $56.51 on Thursday. WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund has a 1 year low of $47.86 and a 1 year high of $62.78.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in DXJ. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its position in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 138.7% during the 2nd quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 30,453 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,584,000 after buying an additional 17,697 shares during the last quarter. Stifel Financial Corp grew its position in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 56.5% during the 2nd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 17,618 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $914,000 after buying an additional 6,359 shares during the last quarter. Taylor Cottrill Erickson & Associates Inc. grew its position in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 18.7% during the 3rd quarter. Taylor Cottrill Erickson & Associates Inc. now owns 52,686 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,882,000 after buying an additional 8,300 shares during the last quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC grew its position in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 2.6% during the 3rd quarter. Clearwater Capital Partners LLC now owns 402,865 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $22,178,000 after buying an additional 10,101 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Barometer Capital Management Inc. grew its position in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 14.6% during the 3rd quarter. Barometer Capital Management Inc. now owns 80,100 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,381,000 after buying an additional 10,200 shares during the last quarter.

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About WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund

WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (the Fund) seeks investment results that closely correspond to the price and yield performance of the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Index (the Index). The Index is designed to provide exposure to Japanese equity markets while at the same time neutralizing exposure to fluctuations of the Japanese Yen movements relative to the United States dollar.

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