First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF (NASDAQ:IFV) Short Interest Up 966.7% in January

First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF (NASDAQ:IFVGet Free Report) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,600 shares, an increase of 966.7% from the January 15th total of 900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 68,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.

First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF Stock Up 1.3 %

Shares of NASDAQ IFV opened at $19.36 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $191.66 million, a PE ratio of 7.96 and a beta of 0.95. First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF has a 12-month low of $16.20 and a 12-month high of $19.73. The company’s fifty day simple moving average is $19.20 and its 200 day simple moving average is $18.41.

First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF Dividend Announcement

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 26th were paid a dividend of $0.1781 per share. This represents a $0.71 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.68%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 22nd.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Private Advisor Group LLC raised its holdings in First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF by 4.9% during the fourth quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 14,216 shares of the company’s stock worth $278,000 after buying an additional 661 shares during the last quarter. Genesee Capital Advisors LLC raised its holdings in First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF by 4.2% during the fourth quarter. Genesee Capital Advisors LLC now owns 147,481 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,882,000 after buying an additional 5,967 shares during the last quarter. Arkadios Wealth Advisors raised its holdings in First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF by 1.2% during the fourth quarter. Arkadios Wealth Advisors now owns 53,862 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,052,000 after buying an additional 628 shares during the last quarter. Trueblood Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF during the fourth quarter worth $862,000. Finally, PFG Investments LLC raised its holdings in First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF by 228.7% during the fourth quarter. PFG Investments LLC now owns 92,873 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,815,000 after buying an additional 64,621 shares during the last quarter.

First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF Company Profile

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The First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF (IFV) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in total market equity. The fund is an ETF-of-ETFs that tracks a momentum-driven, country\u002Fregion rotation index of international equities. The index is equal-weighted. IFV was launched on Jul 22, 2014 and is managed by First Trust.

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