iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) Shares Purchased by Bank of Montreal Can

Bank of Montreal Can lifted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 272.6% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 980 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 717 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can’s holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF were worth $60,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Legal & General Group Plc bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the 4th quarter worth $156,873,000. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 139.9% in the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,583,250 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $152,050,000 after purchasing an additional 1,506,667 shares during the last quarter. Altshuler Shaham Ltd increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 1,429.4% in the fourth quarter. Altshuler Shaham Ltd now owns 2,040,852 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $120,125,000 after purchasing an additional 1,907,412 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 206.2% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 1,329,114 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $78,232,000 after purchasing an additional 895,038 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $58,855,000.

Shares of EWY stock traded down $0.23 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $59.64. The stock had a trading volume of 2,852,798 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,687,744. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a one year low of $54.46 and a one year high of $68.86. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $56.95.

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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