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Shares of iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund are Moving Higher on 1.6x Above-Average Volume (EWJ)

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Shares of iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund (NYSE: EWJ) are trading up 0.6% to $10.33 today on above average volume. Approximately 33.1 million shares have traded hands today vs. average 30-day volume of 20.6 million shares.

Spikes in volume can validate a breakout or signify a potential turning point. As such, SmarTrend will continue to monitor shares of EWJ to see if this bullish momentum will continue.

iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund's objective seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the performance of the Japanese market, as measured by the MSCI Japan Index. The Fund invests in a representative sample of index stocks using a "portfolio sampling" technique.

In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day MA has climbed 0.37% while the 200-day MA has remained constant.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund have traded between a low of $9.15 and a high of $10.71 and are now at $10.21, which is 12% above that low price.

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