D.A. Davidson & CO. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ) by 45.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 6,348 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,978 shares during the period. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil Index were worth $216,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in EWZ. Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index during the second quarter worth about $207,000. Deltec Asset Management LLC raised its position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index by 6.7% during the second quarter. Deltec Asset Management LLC now owns 208,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,103,000 after acquiring an additional 13,000 shares during the last quarter. Cambridge Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index during the second quarter worth about $287,000. ING Groep NV raised its position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index by 36.9% during the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 1,628,398 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $55,594,000 after acquiring an additional 439,289 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bessemer Group Inc. acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index during the second quarter worth about $10,583,000.

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iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ) opened at 43.12 on Friday. iShares MSCI Brazil Index has a 12 month low of $31.04 and a 12 month high of $44.03. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $41.43 and its 200-day moving average is $37.67.

iShares MSCI Brazil Index Company Profile

iShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Brazil 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 Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

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