iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSEARCA:EEM)

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEMGet Rating) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors purchased 515,512 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 71% compared to the typical daily volume of 301,371 call options.

Institutional Trading of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Householder Group Estate & Retirement Specialist LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at $27,000. Accurate Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the 4th quarter valued at $27,000. Morton Brown Family Wealth LLC bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at $32,000. Phillips Financial Management LLC bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at $39,000. Finally, City State Bank increased its stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 686.1% during the 4th quarter. City State Bank now owns 1,077 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $41,000 after purchasing an additional 940 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 82.29% of the company’s stock.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Stock Performance

Shares of NYSEARCA EEM opened at $42.03 on Tuesday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $39.01 and its 200-day moving average price is $38.20. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF has a 52-week low of $33.49 and a 52-week high of $50.11.

About iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF

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iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (the Fund), seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities in global emerging markets, as measured by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index).

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