iShares MSCI China ETF (NASDAQ:MCHI) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,576,709 shares, a growth of 26.4% from the July 13th total of 3,620,022 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,033,663 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days.

Shares of NASDAQ:MCHI opened at $61.23 on Tuesday. iShares MSCI China ETF has a one year low of $58.99 and a one year high of $76.72.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in MCHI. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI China ETF in the first quarter valued at about $103,000. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI China ETF in the second quarter valued at about $152,000. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI China ETF in the first quarter valued at about $204,000. CIBC World Markets Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI China ETF in the second quarter valued at about $229,000. Finally, Baird Financial Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI China ETF in the first quarter valued at about $314,000.

About iShares MSCI China ETF

iShares MSCI China ETF, formerly iShares MSCI China Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance, of the MSCI China Index (the Underlying Index). The Fund is designed to measure the performance of the top 85% of equity securities by market capitalization in the Chinese equity markets.

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