Investors sold shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSE:EEM) on strength during trading hours on Monday. $87.08 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $191.24 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $104.16 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx traded up $0.30 for the day and closed at $44.25

The company’s 50 day moving average is $42.54 and its 200 day moving average is $40.20. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx also saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Investors purchased 40,084 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 586% compared to the average volume of 5,845 call options.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of EEM. Terril Brothers Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx during the second quarter worth $261,000. Lee Financial Co raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 9.3% in the second quarter. Lee Financial Co now owns 5,992 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $248,000 after buying an additional 508 shares during the period. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 46.8% in the second quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. now owns 78,347 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,243,000 after buying an additional 24,990 shares during the period. Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 3.5% in the second quarter. Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management now owns 66,370 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,746,000 after buying an additional 2,240 shares during the period. Finally, Twele Capital Management Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx by 66.5% in the second quarter. Twele Capital Management Inc. now owns 106,742 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,418,000 after buying an additional 42,640 shares during the period.

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About iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx

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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