Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) by 3,908.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 20,044 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 19,544 shares during the quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $1,076,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Israel Discount Bank of New York lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 4.3% during the 2nd quarter. Israel Discount Bank of New York now owns 98,776 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $5,299,000 after buying an additional 4,045 shares during the last quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 6.8% during the 2nd quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 35,433 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,872,000 after buying an additional 2,243 shares during the last quarter. Portfolio Strategies Inc acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $6,179,000. Evergreen Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 38.5% during the 2nd quarter. Evergreen Capital Management LLC now owns 66,004 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,541,000 after buying an additional 18,357 shares during the last quarter. Finally, LGL Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $215,000.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) traded down 0.05% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $55.99. 6,568,699 shares of the stock were exchanged. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 52 week low of $48.79 and a 52 week high of $56.07. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $55.09 and its 200 day moving average is $53.64.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF 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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