ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (NYSEARCA:VIXY) crossed above its 50-day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a 50-day moving average of $21.48 and traded as high as $19.17. ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF shares last traded at $18.92, with a volume of 75,083 shares.

The stock’s fifty day moving average is $21.51 and its 200-day moving average is $22.41.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VIXY. US Bancorp DE purchased a new stake in ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF during the second quarter worth $64,000. Archford Capital Strategies LLC raised its position in ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF by 1,865.7% during the second quarter. Archford Capital Strategies LLC now owns 5,268 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $113,000 after acquiring an additional 5,000 shares during the period. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF during the second quarter worth $280,000. Ironsides Asset Advisors LLC acquired a new position in ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF during the first quarter worth $319,000. Finally, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC acquired a new position in ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF during the first quarter worth $324,000.

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