NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- iShares FTSE China 25 Index Fund options established a new 90-day record for traded call and put contracts. A total of 108,321
put and 45,211 call contracts were traded raising a 2.40 put/call ratio on shares of FXI
Investors use options to manage risk and to speculate on price changes. Options can provide
significant leverage if the stock moves in the right direction but aslo end up worthless if it
iShares FTSE China 25 Index Fund opened at $37.05 and the stock price declined $0.55 (1.48%)
to $36.70 during the market session. FXI is trading between the range of
$36.50 - $37.10. To date, the stock has lost -1.92% within the last week.
Volume is 24M in relation to the three month
average volume of 16M shares. FXI is trading below the 50
day moving average and lower than the 200 day moving average.