First Allied Advisory Services Inc. reduced its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 22.6% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 3,153 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 921 shares during the period. First Allied Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF were worth $216,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Millburn Ridgefield Corp boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 9.3% in the second quarter. Millburn Ridgefield Corp now owns 172,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,687,000 after acquiring an additional 14,681 shares during the period. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 9.3% in the second quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 172,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,687,000 after buying an additional 14,681 shares in the last quarter. Altfest L J & Co. Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 22.2% in the second quarter. Altfest L J & Co. Inc. now owns 150,401 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,184,000 after buying an additional 27,320 shares in the last quarter. Private Advisory Group LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 601.8% in the second quarter. Private Advisory Group LLC now owns 24,774 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,677,000 after buying an additional 21,244 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Maple Brown Abbott Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the second quarter worth $4,931,000.

Shares of EWY stock opened at $66.76 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a 52-week low of $62.89 and a 52-week high of $79.07.

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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