ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (NYSEARCA:UVXY) Trading 4.6% Higher

ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (NYSEARCA:UVXYGet Rating) traded up 4.6% during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $10.42 and last traded at $10.40. 939,466 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 99% from the average session volume of 74,449,930 shares. The stock had previously closed at $9.94.

ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF Trading Up 4.4 %

The stock has a 50-day moving average of $10.40 and a 200 day moving average of $13.56.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of UVXY. Flow Traders U.S. LLC boosted its position in ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF by 117.0% in the 2nd quarter. Flow Traders U.S. LLC now owns 177,823 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,584,000 after buying an additional 95,888 shares during the last quarter. TCG Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $173,000. CoreCap Advisors LLC bought a new position in ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $1,213,000. Trek Financial LLC bought a new position in ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $8,906,000. Finally, Psagot Value Holdings Ltd. Israel lifted its stake in shares of ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF by 6,451.6% in the 2nd quarter. Psagot Value Holdings Ltd. Israel now owns 12,186 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $177,000 after purchasing an additional 12,000 shares during the period.

About ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF

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ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF seeks daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that correspond to one and one-half times (1.5x) the daily performance of the S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Index. UVXY provides leveraged exposure to the S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Index, which measures the returns of a portfolio of monthly VIX futures contracts with a weighted average of one month to expiration.

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