Strategic Investment Advisors MI trimmed its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) by 53.2% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 111,505 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 126,856 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF comprises about 1.7% of Strategic Investment Advisors MI’s portfolio, making the stock its 17th biggest holding. Strategic Investment Advisors MI’s holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF were worth $5,761,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in EEM. Sawtooth Solutions LLC grew its stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 115.9% during the third quarter. Sawtooth Solutions LLC now owns 21,812 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $961,000 after buying an additional 11,709 shares in the last quarter. Toroso Investments LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $3,166,000. Private Trust Co. NA lifted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 45.1% during the 4th quarter. Private Trust Co. NA now owns 61,974 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,202,000 after acquiring an additional 19,258 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 193.2% during the 3rd quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 327,788 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $14,452,000 after acquiring an additional 215,997 shares in the last quarter. Finally, LBJ Family Wealth Advisors Ltd. increased its stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. LBJ Family Wealth Advisors Ltd. now owns 32,853 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,697,000 after acquiring an additional 249 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA EEM traded up $0.12 on Wednesday, hitting $54.62. 33,444,862 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 49,621,121. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $51.42 and a 200-day moving average of $48.54. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF has a 52 week low of $30.09 and a 52 week high of $54.89.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Profile

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (the Fund), seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities in global emerging markets, as measured by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM)

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