iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWA) shares gapped down prior to trading on Tuesday . The stock had previously closed at $23.22, but opened at $22.73. iShares MSCI Australia ETF shares last traded at $22.33, with a volume of 3,313,408 shares changing hands.
The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $22.64 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $22.23.
Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Massey Quick Simon & CO. LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $50,000. First Allied Advisory Services Inc. purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Australia ETF during the third quarter worth approximately $54,000. ETF Managers Group LLC lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 254.6% during the second quarter. ETF Managers Group LLC now owns 4,110 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $93,000 after purchasing an additional 2,951 shares during the last quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Australia ETF in the second quarter valued at approximately $124,000. Finally, Picton Mahoney Asset Management boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 36.4% in the third quarter. Picton Mahoney Asset Management now owns 6,030 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $134,000 after purchasing an additional 1,610 shares in the last quarter.
iShares MSCI Australia ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, of publicly traded securities in the Australian market, as represented by the MSCI Australia Index (the Index).
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