iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF (NYSEARCA:EWH) saw a significant drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 1,857,087 shares, a drop of 54.3% from the February 15th total of 4,064,372 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,825,836 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.5 days.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. FMR LLC boosted its position in iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF by 11.6% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 9,377 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $212,000 after purchasing an additional 975 shares during the last quarter. Paloma Partners Management Co boosted its position in iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF by 460.0% in the fourth quarter. Paloma Partners Management Co now owns 48,207 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,088,000 after purchasing an additional 39,599 shares during the last quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. boosted its position in iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF by 23.3% in the fourth quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. now owns 4,037 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $91,000 after purchasing an additional 764 shares during the last quarter. Two Sigma Securities LLC purchased a new position in iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $436,000. Finally, Innealta Capital LLC purchased a new position in iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $4,227,000.

iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF stock opened at $26.07 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF has a one year low of $21.09 and a one year high of $26.67.

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iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund, formerly Shares MSCI Hong Kong ETF, (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of publicly traded securities in the Hong Kong market, as measured by the MSCI Hong Kong Index (the Index).

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