FXI Calls Fly Off The Shelf On China Trade Optimism


The iShares China Large-Cap ETF (NYSE:FXIis moving higher today, thanks to President Donald Trump’s encouraging tweet on trade. The exchange-traded fund (ETF) was last seen 3.8% higher at $40.79, and it looks like one options trader is cashing in, with FXI call volume skyrocketing.

Shares of the fund have struggled since peaking at $54 in January, amid escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China. However, FXI is set to topple its 20-day moving average for the first time in a month, after touching an annual low of $37.84 just last week. Still, the ETF’s formerly supportive 100-day moving average still rests in the overhead $42 area, and the $43-$44 neighborhood has stifled rebound attempts in the second half of 2018.

Read more at : https://www.investing.com/analysis/fxi-calls-fly-off-the-shelf-on-china-trade-optimism-200353741