Rafferty Asset Management LLC Trims Stock Position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

Rafferty Asset Management LLC lowered its position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWYGet Rating) by 31.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 172,383 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 78,012 shares during the period. Rafferty Asset Management LLC owned 0.34% of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF worth $10,031,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. lifted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 2.1% during the first quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 7,864 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $560,000 after purchasing an additional 160 shares during the last quarter. Palladiem LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 4.6% during the second quarter. Palladiem LLC now owns 6,738 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $392,000 after purchasing an additional 295 shares during the last quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers lifted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 13.3% during the first quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers now owns 2,966 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $211,000 after purchasing an additional 349 shares during the last quarter. Selective Wealth Management Inc. bought a new stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $28,000. Finally, Cypress Capital Group lifted its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 14.1% during the second quarter. Cypress Capital Group now owns 3,875 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $225,000 after purchasing an additional 480 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF Trading Up 1.9 %

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF stock traded up $1.09 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $57.95. 3,524,505 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,858,438. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a one year low of $47.19 and a one year high of $81.38. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $52.54 and a 200-day moving average price of $57.70.

About iShares MSCI South Korea ETF

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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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