Money Design Co. Ltd. Buys 6,691 Shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

Money Design Co. Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 28.8% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,691 shares during the quarter. Money Design Co. Ltd.’s holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF were worth $1,852,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. 6 Meridian boosted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 1.5% during the fourth quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 94,652 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,886,000 after purchasing an additional 1,417 shares during the period. Hexavest Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 1,355.4% during the fourth quarter. Hexavest Inc. now owns 2,881,019 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $179,171,000 after purchasing an additional 2,683,061 shares during the period. Altfest L J & Co. Inc. bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $691,000. Bluefin Trading LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the third quarter valued at about $240,000. Finally, Polaris Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the third quarter valued at about $6,045,000.

Shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF stock traded down $0.04 during trading on Friday, reaching $63.90. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 34,747 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,415,854. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $60.85 and its 200-day moving average price is $57.78. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a 52 week low of $50.72 and a 52 week high of $65.41.

The firm also recently announced an annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th were given a $1.3076 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.3%.

About iShares MSCI South Korea ETF

iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Stock Market Division of the Korean Exchange.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

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