iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 32,906,879 shares, an increase of 16.3% from the September 15th total of 28,283,981 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 29,785,421 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.1 days.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) opened at 12.34 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $12.42 and a 200-day moving average price of $11.93. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 1-year low of $10.18 and a 1-year high of $12.87.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF Company Profile

This story is the sole property of American Banking News and it was originally published by American Banking News. If you are reading this story on another website, that means this article was illegally copied and re-published to this website in violation of U.S. and International copyright law. The original version of this article is available at

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (the fund), formerly Ishares Msci Japan Index 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 Japanese market, as measured by the MSCI Japan Index (the Index).

5 Day Chart for NYSE:EWJ

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