iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) Shares Bought by Whittier Trust Co.

Whittier Trust Co. raised its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 568.6% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 2,387 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 2,030 shares during the quarter. Whittier Trust Co.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $144,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC raised its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 389.4% in the second quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC now owns 2,550 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $148,000 after purchasing an additional 2,029 shares during the period. Centaurus Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter valued at approximately $171,000. Highstreet Asset Management Inc. raised its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 74.3% in the second quarter. Highstreet Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,201 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $185,000 after purchasing an additional 1,364 shares during the period. Verition Fund Management LLC purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the first quarter valued at approximately $219,000. Finally, AE Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter valued at approximately $230,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA EWJ opened at $53.97 on Friday. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 52-week low of $53.20 and a 52-week high of $64.71.



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).

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

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