Bank of New York Mellon Corp lessened its stake in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (NASDAQ:AAXJ) by 21.6% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 18,201 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 5,026 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp’s holdings in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF were worth $1,314,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of AAXJ. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $186,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF by 27.6% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 80,509 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,430,000 after purchasing an additional 17,392 shares during the last quarter. AXA bought a new position in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $264,000. Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC raised its position in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF by 2.5% in the 2nd quarter. Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC now owns 4,122 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $278,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A. raised its position in iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF by 438.2% in the 2nd quarter. Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A. now owns 164,085 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,067,000 after purchasing an additional 133,600 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF (NASDAQ:AAXJ) opened at $78.92 on Thursday. iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF has a 1 year low of $57.22 and a 1 year high of $79.62.

The business also recently disclosed a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 20th were given a $1.2338 dividend. This represents a yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, December 19th. This is a boost from iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF’s previous semiannual dividend of $0.29.

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About iShares MSCI Cntry Asa Jpn Idx Fnd ETF

iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan ETF (the Fund), formerly The iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, of the MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Index (the Index).

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