Sei Investments Co. grew its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 196.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,884 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,911 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $161,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Intellectus Partners LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 0.3% in the second quarter. Intellectus Partners LLC now owns 1,878 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $101,000 after acquiring an additional 5 shares during the last quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 82.0% in the third quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 2,047 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $115,000 after acquiring an additional 922 shares during the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 234.3% in the second quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 2,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $157,000 after acquiring an additional 2,050 shares during the last quarter. LGL Partners LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter worth about $215,000. Finally, Hancock Holding Co. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 4.6% in the second quarter. Hancock Holding Co. now owns 4,066 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $218,000 after acquiring an additional 178 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) traded up $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $59.90. 12,166,364 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 6,415,519. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a one year low of $48.79 and a one year high of $60.26.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF Profile

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 (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

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