iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 82,774,543 shares, a decline of 29.4% from the June 15th total of 117,263,660 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 56,360,414 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (EEM) opened at 43.22 on Tuesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $41.41 and its 200 day moving average price is $38.90. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx has a 52-week low of $33.94 and a 52-week high of $43.45.

The company also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.1917 per share. This represents a yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, June 20th.

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About iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx

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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