iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT) Shares Sold by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. decreased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT) by 16.6% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 12,440,594 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,469,852 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned 13.11% of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF worth $430,195,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Gould Asset Management LLC CA increased its position in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 1.5% in the 1st quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 19,700 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $681,000 after acquiring an additional 300 shares during the period. Laffer Investments grew its position in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 5.9% during the 4th quarter. Laffer Investments now owns 13,821 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $437,000 after purchasing an additional 775 shares during the period. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC grew its position in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 11.7% during the 4th quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 8,353 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $264,000 after purchasing an additional 873 shares during the period. Highstreet Asset Management Inc. grew its position in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 83.5% during the 4th quarter. Highstreet Asset Management Inc. now owns 2,409 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $76,000 after purchasing an additional 1,096 shares during the period. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp grew its position in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 3.3% during the 4th quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 42,520 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,342,000 after purchasing an additional 1,340 shares during the period.

iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF stock traded up $0.60 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $35.56. The company had a trading volume of 4,846,702 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,598,397. The business has a fifty day moving average of $33.69. iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF has a 12-month low of $30.22 and a 12-month high of $38.27.

About iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

Ishares MSCI Taiwan Index Fund (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Taiwan IndexSM (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT)

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