Zacks Investment Management cut its position in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 15,446 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 254 shares during the period. Zacks Investment Management’s holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx were worth $639,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of EEM. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. acquired a new stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx in the second quarter worth $126,000. Gibson Capital LLC raised its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 17.9% in the second quarter. Gibson Capital LLC now owns 9,220 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $379,000 after purchasing an additional 1,400 shares during the period. Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management raised its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 3.5% in the second quarter. Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management now owns 66,370 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,746,000 after purchasing an additional 2,240 shares during the period. Twele Capital Management Inc. raised its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 66.5% in the second quarter. Twele Capital Management Inc. now owns 106,742 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,418,000 after purchasing an additional 42,640 shares during the period. Finally, First Midwest Bank Trust Division raised its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 1.4% in the second quarter. First Midwest Bank Trust Division now owns 37,476 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,551,000 after purchasing an additional 525 shares during the period.

Shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) opened at 45.52 on Thursday. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx has a 12-month low of $33.94 and a 12-month high of $45.96. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $44.87 and a 200 day moving average of $42.23. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx also saw some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Traders bought 40,084 call options on the company. This is an increase of 586% compared to the typical daily volume of 5,845 call options.

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About iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (the Fund), seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities in global emerging markets, as measured by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM)

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