Short Interest in First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF (NASDAQ:FID) Drops By 92.9%

First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF (NASDAQ:FID) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 200 shares, a drop of 92.9% from the August 15th total of 2,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.0 days.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. IFP Advisors Inc boosted its stake in First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF by 12.7% in the 1st quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 6,200 shares of the company’s stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $143,000. Kestra Advisory Services LLC acquired a new position in shares of First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $180,000. OLD Mission Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $494,000. Finally, Sigma Planning Corp acquired a new position in shares of First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $514,000.

FID opened at $18.20 on Wednesday. First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF has a 52 week low of $13.79 and a 52 week high of $19.11. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $18.16 and its 200 day simple moving average is $18.17.

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