iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (NYSE:ITB) was the target of a large decline in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 4,011,919 shares, a decline of 42.8% from the June 15th total of 7,017,313 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,227,211 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.2 days.

Shares of iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ITB) opened at 34.42 on Thursday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $33.72 and a 200-day moving average price of $31.61. iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. has a one year low of $25.16 and a one year high of $34.88.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 29th were given a $0.0309 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, June 27th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.36%.

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About iShares Dow Jones US Home Const.

iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index Fund, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Select Home Construction Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the home construction sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies that are constructors of residential homes, including manufacturers of mobile and prefabricated homes.

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