iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT) Position Cut by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. trimmed its stake in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT) by 9.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 11,300,098 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,140,496 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned approximately 0.15% of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF worth $395,052,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of EWT. Hexavest Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 27.9% in the second quarter. Hexavest Inc. now owns 278,126 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $9,723,000 after buying an additional 60,676 shares during the last quarter. Exane Derivatives raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 84.3% during the second quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 16,765 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $586,000 after purchasing an additional 7,667 shares in the last quarter. 6 Meridian raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 0.6% during the second quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 133,628 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,672,000 after purchasing an additional 814 shares in the last quarter. Fis Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 2.2% during the second quarter. Fis Group Inc. now owns 426,863 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $14,921,000 after purchasing an additional 9,361 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Millburn Ridgefield Corp raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 10.9% during the second quarter. Millburn Ridgefield Corp now owns 416,881 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $14,574,000 after purchasing an additional 40,947 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA EWT opened at $39.53 on Thursday. iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF has a fifty-two week low of $30.22 and a fifty-two week high of $40.53. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $38.04 and its 200 day simple moving average is $35.56.

iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF Profile

Ishares MSCI Taiwan Index Fund (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Taiwan IndexSM (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT)

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