Vestor Capital LLC grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) by 4.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 114,662 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,657 shares during the period. Vestor Capital LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $6,152,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of EWJ. Alliancebernstein L.P. grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 2,532.0% during the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,177,898 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $63,194,000 after purchasing an additional 1,133,145 shares in the last quarter. Comerica Bank grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 205.2% during the second quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 966,862 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $52,452,000 after purchasing an additional 650,019 shares in the last quarter. AGF Investments Inc. grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 31.1% during the second quarter. AGF Investments Inc. now owns 1,954,618 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $104,911,000 after purchasing an additional 463,471 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 14.0% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 3,355,662 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $180,031,000 after purchasing an additional 411,036 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Korea Investment CORP grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 104.5% during the second quarter. Korea Investment CORP now owns 685,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $36,750,000 after purchasing an additional 350,000 shares in the last quarter.

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Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) traded down 0.317% on Wednesday, hitting $55.085. The stock had a trading volume of 1,941,002 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $54.56 and its 200 day moving average price is $53.10. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 12 month low of $48.24 and a 12 month high of $55.43.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF Company 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).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)

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