iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund Target of Unusually High Options Trading (EWH)

iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund (NYSE:EWH) saw some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 10,000 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,966% compared to the typical daily volume of 484 put options.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Prudential PLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund in the second quarter worth $66,070,000. Quantitative Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 111.6% in the second quarter. Quantitative Investment Management LLC now owns 667,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $15,641,000 after purchasing an additional 352,100 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 1,704.3% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 430,722 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,094,000 after purchasing an additional 406,850 shares during the period. Capital Fund Management S.A. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 24.4% in the second quarter. Capital Fund Management S.A. now owns 351,360 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,232,000 after purchasing an additional 68,823 shares during the period. Finally, Afam Capital Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 11.3% in the second quarter. Afam Capital Inc. now owns 129,127 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,025,000 after purchasing an additional 13,075 shares during the period.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Prudential PLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund in the second quarter worth $66,070,000. Quantitative Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 111.6% in the second quarter. Quantitative Investment Management LLC now owns 667,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $15,641,000 after purchasing an additional 352,100 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 1,704.3% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 430,722 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,094,000 after purchasing an additional 406,850 shares during the period. Capital Fund Management S.A. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 24.4% in the second quarter. Capital Fund Management S.A. now owns 351,360 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,232,000 after purchasing an additional 68,823 shares during the period. Finally, Afam Capital Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund by 11.3% in the second quarter. Afam Capital Inc. now owns 129,127 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,025,000 after purchasing an additional 13,075 shares during the period.

iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund (EWH) opened at 25.02 on Monday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $24.67 and a 200 day moving average price of $23.72. iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund has a 52 week low of $19.27 and a 52 week high of $25.24.

WARNING: This story was originally posted by The Ledger Gazette and is the property of of The Ledger Gazette. If you are reading this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of U.S. & international trademark & copyright laws. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://ledgergazette.com/2017/10/09/ishares-msci-hong-kong-index-fund-target-of-unusually-high-options-trading-ewh.html.

iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund 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).

Receive News & Ratings for iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Leave a Reply