iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWH) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,026,816 shares, a drop of 49.5% from the November 30th total of 4,010,732 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,245,702 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days.
iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund (NYSEARCA EWH) opened at $25.86 on Thursday. iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund has a twelve month low of $19.83 and a twelve month high of $26.17. The company has a market capitalization of $2,070.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of -10.02.
The firm also recently declared a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th were issued a dividend of $0.7068 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 19th. This is a boost from iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund’s previous semiannual dividend of $0.40. This represents a yield of 5.7%. iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently -43.02%.
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iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund Company Profile
iShares MSCI Hong Kong Index Fund, formerly Shares MSCI Hong Kong ETF, (the 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 Hong Kong market, as measured by the MSCI Hong Kong Index (the Index).
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