WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (NYSE:DXJ) was the target of unusually large options trading on Friday. Traders purchased 10,704 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,149% compared to the average daily volume of 857 call options.

WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (DXJ) opened at 52.82 on Monday. WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund has a 12-month low of $40.80 and a 12-month high of $52.92. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $52.17 and a 200-day moving average price of $51.28.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of DXJ. TD Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund during the second quarter worth $93,600,000. Sei Investments Co. boosted its stake in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 78.0% in the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 777,445 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $40,427,000 after buying an additional 340,770 shares during the period. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 5,008.3% in the second quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 724,048 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $13,924,000 after buying an additional 709,874 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its stake in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 36.3% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 278,141 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $14,465,000 after buying an additional 74,030 shares during the period. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC boosted its stake in shares of WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund by 119.8% in the second quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 217,824 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,327,000 after buying an additional 1,320,448 shares during the period.

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About WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund

WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (the Fund) seeks investment results that closely correspond to the price and yield performance of the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Index (the Index). The Index is designed to provide exposure to Japanese equity markets while at the same time neutralizing exposure to fluctuations of the Japanese Yen movements relative to the United States dollar.

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