6 Meridian Buys 5,590 Shares of iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ)

6 Meridian raised its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ) by 3.7% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 158,450 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,590 shares during the period. 6 Meridian owned approximately 0.64% of iShares MSCI France ETF worth $5,183,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the business. Millennium Management LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF by 91.2% during the 3rd quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 220,106 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,633,000 after acquiring an additional 104,978 shares during the last quarter. Barclays PLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at $11,304,000. Pictet Asset Management Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at $3,837,000. Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Co bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at $328,000. Finally, Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF by 5.3% during the 3rd quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 322,918 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $9,733,000 after acquiring an additional 16,334 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of iShares MSCI France ETF stock opened at $32.70 on Tuesday. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $32.20 and a two-hundred day moving average of $30.76. iShares MSCI France ETF has a 52 week low of $26.78 and a 52 week high of $32.95.

The firm also recently announced a semi-annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th were given a dividend of $0.0691 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.6%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 16th.

iShares MSCI France ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI France ETF, formerly iShares MSCI France Index 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 French market, as measured by the MSCI France Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the French equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ)

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