Van ECK Associates Corp raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) (NYSE:EWY) by 350.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,167 shares during the quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp’s holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) were worth $102,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in EWY. Timber Hill LLC acquired a new stake in iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) during the 2nd quarter valued at $255,000. Advisors Preferred LLC lifted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) by 261.1% in the second quarter. Advisors Preferred LLC now owns 4,268 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $289,000 after purchasing an additional 3,086 shares in the last quarter. Airain ltd purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) in the second quarter valued at $542,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) in the second quarter worth $930,000. Finally, Marvin & Palmer Associates Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) in the second quarter worth $1,257,000.

Shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fun (NYSE EWY) opened at 69.06 on Monday. iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fun has a 12 month low of $51.94 and a 12 month high of $71.78. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $68.25 and a 200 day moving average price of $65.84.

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iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund(ETF) Company Profile

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 Index Fund(ETF) (NYSE:EWY)

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