Choate Investment Advisors Invests $470,000 in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) Stock

Choate Investment Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 8,755 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $470,000.

A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 12.9% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 25,630,502 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,375,076,000 after purchasing an additional 2,935,966 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 14.0% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 3,355,662 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $180,031,000 after buying an additional 411,036 shares during the period. AGF Investments Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 31.1% in the 2nd quarter. AGF Investments Inc. now owns 1,954,618 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $104,911,000 after buying an additional 463,471 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 30.5% in the 2nd quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 1,221,705 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $65,544,000 after buying an additional 285,411 shares during the period. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 2,532.0% in the 2nd quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,177,898 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $63,194,000 after buying an additional 1,133,145 shares during the period.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE EWJ) traded up 0.15% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $55.24. The stock had a trading volume of 7,424,116 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average of $54.67 and a 200-day moving average of $53.18. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 1-year low of $48.52 and a 1-year high of $55.43.

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 (NYSE:EWJ)

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