iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest during the month of October. As of October 13th, there was short interest totalling 142,152,976 shares, a growth of 4.8% from the September 29th total of 135,688,463 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 42,268,930 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Regal Wealth Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Regal Wealth Group Inc. now owns 2,902 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $120,000 after purchasing an additional 8 shares in the last quarter. Riverpoint Wealth Management Holdings LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Riverpoint Wealth Management Holdings LLC now owns 18,281 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $759,000 after purchasing an additional 68 shares in the last quarter. Burney Co. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Burney Co. now owns 22,325 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $920,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares in the last quarter. Fusion Family Wealth LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 1.5% during the 2nd quarter. Fusion Family Wealth LLC now owns 5,649 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $234,000 after purchasing an additional 81 shares in the last quarter. Finally, New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 18,907 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $783,000 after purchasing an additional 84 shares in the last quarter.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) opened at 46.14 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $45.61 and its 200 day moving average price is $43.00. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx has a 52 week low of $33.94 and a 52 week high of $46.82.

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iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx Company Profile

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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