iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (NYSE:FXI) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. Stock investors bought 36,640 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 301% compared to the average volume of 9,131 call options.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. IFP Advisors Inc raised its stake in shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index by 2.3% in the second quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 6,214 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $247,000 after buying an additional 139 shares during the period. IFC Holdings Incorporated FL raised its stake in shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index by 2.3% in the second quarter. IFC Holdings Incorporated FL now owns 6,803 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $271,000 after buying an additional 153 shares during the period. Private Advisor Group LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index by 1.9% in the second quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 10,464 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $414,000 after buying an additional 197 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index by 1.2% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 21,979 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $873,000 after buying an additional 271 shares during the period. Finally, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can raised its stake in shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index by 0.6% in the second quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 158,988 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $6,302,000 after buying an additional 900 shares during the period.

Shares of iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI) opened at 41.81 on Friday. iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index has a 12 month low of $33.91 and a 12 month high of $43.50. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $41.45 and its 200-day moving average is $39.36.

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iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index Company Profile

iShares China Large-Cap ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the FTSE China 25 Index (the Underlying Index). The Fund’s portfolio of sectors include Financials, Telecommunication, Oil & gas, Technology and Consumer goods.

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