Traders are more bullish on shares of the company as evidenced by the motion in short interest. The stock recorded a fall in short interest of -53.37% between August 15, 2017 and August 31, 2017. Short shares decreased from 8,847 to 4,125 over that period.
The following firms have recently changed their position in PRFZ. As of the end of the quarter Ubs Group Ag had disposed of 8,337 shares trimming its position 2.9%. The value in dollars decreased from $33,427,000 to $32,989,000 a change of $438,000 quarter over quarter. As of quarter end Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services, LLC had sold a total of 249 shares trimming its stake by 0.4%. The value of the total investment in PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 S went from $6,742,000 to $6,787,000 increasing 0.7% for the reporting period.
As of the end of the quarter Baird Financial Group, Inc. had bought 350 shares growing its holdings by 10.6%. The value of the company’s investment in PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 S increased from $385,000 to $432,000 a change of 12.2% since the last quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners, Ltd. cut its holdings by shedding 197 shares a decrease of 10.1% in the quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners, Ltd. now holds 1,759 shares with a value of $208,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 8.8%.
The company is so far trading up by 0.23%% since yesterday’s close of 121.1. Shares last traded at $121.38 which is a tad above $117.66, the stock’s 50 day moving average and a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $117.18. The 50 day moving average was up by +3.16% and the 200 day average went up by +3.59%.
PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio (The Fund) seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the Fund?s fees and expenses) of an equity index called the FTSE Research Affiliates Fundamentals US 1500 Small-Mid Index (the FTSE US 1500 Small-Mid Index or Underlying Index)..