Avantax Advisory Services Inc. Boosts Holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

Avantax Advisory Services Inc. raised its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJFree Report) by 204.8% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 14,025 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 9,423 shares during the quarter. Avantax Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $846,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Stone House Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the second quarter valued at about $25,000. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter worth about $33,000. Geneos Wealth Management Inc. bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter worth about $38,000. Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. raised its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 425.4% in the third quarter. Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. now owns 641 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $39,000 after acquiring an additional 519 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hazlett Burt & Watson Inc. bought a new stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the second quarter worth about $49,000.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF Trading Up 0.4 %

Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF stock opened at $66.63 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $64.60 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $62.23. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 52 week low of $54.56 and a 52 week high of $66.94. The stock has a market cap of $14.21 billion, a PE ratio of 12.76 and a beta of 0.68.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF Company Profile

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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).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

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