Sun Life Financial INC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ) by 3,476.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 94,850 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 92,198 shares during the period. iShares MSCI France Index makes up 0.3% of Sun Life Financial INC’s portfolio, making the stock its 28th biggest holding. Sun Life Financial INC’s holdings in iShares MSCI France Index were worth $2,728,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of EWQ. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index during the 2nd quarter valued at about $108,000. Advisor Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index by 1,195.1% during the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 4,986 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $144,000 after purchasing an additional 4,601 shares in the last quarter. FundX Investment Group LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index during the 2nd quarter valued at about $234,000. Evergreen Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index during the 2nd quarter valued at about $260,000. Finally, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index by 29.7% during the 2nd quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 10,910 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $314,000 after purchasing an additional 2,500 shares in the last quarter.

iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ) traded up 1.08% during trading on Friday, hitting $30.90. 570,769 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $29.84 and its 200 day moving average is $28.54. iShares MSCI France Index has a 52 week low of $23.07 and a 52 week high of $30.98.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: “Sun Life Financial INC Boosts Stake in iShares MSCI France Index (EWQ)” was first posted by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of U.S. & international copyright and trademark laws. The legal version of this news story can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/09/30/sun-life-financial-inc-boosts-stake-in-ishares-msci-france-index-ewq.html.

iShares MSCI France Index Company Profile

iShares MSCI France ETF, formerly iShares MSCI France Index 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 French market, as measured by the MSCI France Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the French equity market.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding EWQ? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ)

Receive News & Stock Ratings for iShares MSCI France Index Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares MSCI France Index and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.