Short Interest in iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF (NASDAQ:ACWX) Drops By 79.3%

iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF (NASDAQ:ACWX) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,440,000 shares, a decrease of 79.3% from the December 15th total of 6,940,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,909,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days.

NASDAQ ACWX opened at $56.13 on Friday. iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF has a one year low of $52.95 and a one year high of $59.19. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $55.91 and its 200 day simple moving average is $56.58.

The company also recently disclosed a None dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, January 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 31st were given a $0.085 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 30th.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Strategic Blueprint LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $26,000. Independence Bank of Kentucky bought a new position in iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at $28,000. John W. Brooker & Co. CPAs lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF by 980.0% in the 3rd quarter. John W. Brooker & Co. CPAs now owns 540 shares of the company’s stock valued at $30,000 after purchasing an additional 490 shares during the period. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF by 776.5% in the 3rd quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 710 shares of the company’s stock valued at $39,000 after purchasing an additional 629 shares during the period. Finally, West Branch Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $66,000.

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