Commonwealth Equity Services Inc increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Canada ETF (NYSEARCA:EWC) by 14.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 40,658 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 5,039 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc’s holdings in iShares MSCI Canada ETF were worth $1,176,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of EWC. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Canada ETF by 326,420.4% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 2,259,521 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $60,465,000 after purchasing an additional 2,258,829 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Canada ETF by 12.3% during the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 8,910,926 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $238,457,000 after purchasing an additional 974,674 shares during the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Canada ETF by 100.9% during the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 755,182 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $20,174,000 after purchasing an additional 379,367 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Canada ETF by 16.5% during the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 1,875,331 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $50,184,000 after purchasing an additional 265,945 shares during the last quarter. Finally, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Canada ETF by 56.3% during the second quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 711,576 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $19,042,000 after purchasing an additional 256,421 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI Canada ETF (NYSEARCA:EWC) traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $29.41. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 727,300 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,449,548. iShares MSCI Canada ETF has a 12-month low of $25.58 and a 12-month high of $29.45.

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About iShares MSCI Canada ETF

iShares MSCI Canada ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Canada Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). 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 Canadian market, as measured by the MSCI Canada Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Canada ETF (NYSEARCA:EWC)

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