iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ) Sees Strong Trading Volume

Shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ) saw an uptick in trading volume on Monday . 1,211,673 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 464% from the previous session’s volume of 214,822 shares.The stock last traded at $61.16 and had previously closed at $60.79.

The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $61.24 and its 200 day simple moving average is $60.44.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Personal Wealth Partners bought a new position in iShares Global Healthcare ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $31,000. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group bought a new position in iShares Global Healthcare ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $35,000. Doyle Wealth Management bought a new position in iShares Global Healthcare ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $44,000. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC raised its holdings in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 120.6% in the 2nd quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 836 shares of the company’s stock valued at $52,000 after acquiring an additional 457 shares during the period. Finally, Advisory Alpha LLC bought a new position in iShares Global Healthcare ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $62,000.

iShares Global Healthcare ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:IXJ)

iShares Global Healthcare ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares S&P Global Healthcare Sector Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P Global 1200 Healthcare Sector Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of companies that Standards & Poor’s Financial Services LLC (S&P) deems to be a part of the consumer staples sector of the economy.

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