iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (IJR) Short Interest Up 84.9% in October

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSE:IJR) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of October. As of October 13th, there was short interest totalling 5,675,145 shares, a growth of 84.9% from the September 29th total of 3,069,034 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,688,203 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Scottrade Investment Management acquired a new position in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index during the third quarter worth $104,245,000. Private Vista LLC raised its position in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 8,697.8% during the second quarter. Private Vista LLC now owns 20,838,673 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $12,102,000 after acquiring an additional 20,601,810 shares during the period. Advisory Alpha LLC raised its position in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 4.2% during the second quarter. Advisory Alpha LLC now owns 105,886 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,427,000 after acquiring an additional 4,303 shares during the period. Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV raised its position in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 61.9% during the second quarter. Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV now owns 56,008 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,927,000 after acquiring an additional 21,405 shares during the period. Finally, South Texas Money Management Ltd. raised its position in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 1.8% during the second quarter. South Texas Money Management Ltd. now owns 2,788,910 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $195,530,000 after acquiring an additional 49,227 shares during the period.

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (IJR) opened at $73.94 on Friday. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index has a 12-month low of $57.72 and a 12-month high of $75.48.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (IJR) Short Interest Up 84.9% in October” was originally reported by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are viewing this piece on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and international trademark and copyright laws. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/11/05/ishares-sp-smallcap-600-index-ijr-short-interest-up-84-9-in-october.html.

About iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index

iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF, formerly iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Fund, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of publicly traded securities in the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

What are top analysts saying about iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index? - Enter your email address in the form below to receive our free daily email newsletter that contains the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index and related companies.

Comments

Leave a Reply


share news on Facebook
tweet this investment news
share on linkedin
share on StockTwits
share on Google Plus
share on reddit