City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. Takes $2.80 Million Position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 50,200 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $2,796,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $5,600,000. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC lifted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 90.5% during the 2nd quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 9,900 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $531,000 after acquiring an additional 4,703 shares during the period. CIBC Asset Management Inc lifted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 38.1% during the 2nd quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc now owns 18,970 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,018,000 after acquiring an additional 5,236 shares during the period. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. lifted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 895.7% during the 2nd quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 45,684 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,451,000 after acquiring an additional 41,096 shares during the period. Finally, Korea Investment CORP lifted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 104.5% during the 2nd quarter. Korea Investment CORP now owns 685,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $36,750,000 after acquiring an additional 350,000 shares during the period.

Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) traded down $0.07 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $59.09. The company had a trading volume of 10,644,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,361,724. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 1 year low of $48.79 and a 1 year high of $60.17.

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About iShares MSCI Japan ETF

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (the fund), formerly Ishares Msci Japan Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of publicly traded securities in the Japanese market, as measured by the MSCI Japan Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

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