First Trust NASDAQ-100- Technol (NASDAQ:QTEC) Closed Above Its 50 Day Average


Shares are trading at $71.54 slightly over the 50 day moving average which is $68.19 and which is significantly above the 200 day moving average of $64.73. The 50 day moving average went up by +4.91% and the 200 day average went up $6.81 or +10.52%. Trading volume for First Trust NASDAQ-100- Technol was 0 on Wednesday. Overall, volume was down nan% under the stocks normal daily volume. Traders are a little more bullish on First Trust NASDAQ-100- Technol recently if you take note of the downtick in short interest. The firm experienced a fall in short interest between September 15, 2017 and September 29, 2017 of -47.25%. Short interest fell 24,623 over that timeframe.

Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (QTEC). Cwm, LLC cut its stake by shedding 5,581 shares a decrease of 5.9% from 06/30/2017 to 09/30/2017. Cwm, LLC claims 88,902 shares with a value of $6,059,000. The value of the position overall is up by 2.8%. As of the end of the quarter Prospera Financial Services Inc had sold a total of 9,615 shares trimming its holdings by 42.0%. The value of the total investment in First Trust NASDAQ-100- Technol went from $1,422,000 to $907,000 a change of 36.2% quarter to quarter.

As of quarter end Winslow, Evans & Crocker, Inc. had disposed of 780 shares trimming its position 25.2%. The value of the investment in (QTEC) decreased from $192,785,000 to $157,428,000 a change of $35,357,000 quarter over quarter. Atwood & Palmer Inc augmented its position by buying 1,580 shares an increase of 5.0% as of 09/30/2017. Atwood & Palmer Inc currently owns 33,320 shares valued at $2,271,000. The total value of its holdings increased 14.7%.