Pictet Asset Management Ltd. cut its position in iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF (NYSE:EMB) by 49.7% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 223,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 220,440 shares during the period. Pictet Asset Management Ltd.’s holdings in iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF were worth $25,785,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF by 43.5% in the second quarter. Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC now owns 4,677 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $535,000 after buying an additional 1,418 shares during the last quarter. CKW Financial Group increased its position in shares of iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF by 95.3% in the second quarter. CKW Financial Group now owns 8,670 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $984,000 after buying an additional 4,230 shares during the last quarter. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. increased its position in shares of iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF by 0.6% in the second quarter. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. now owns 10,324 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,180,000 after buying an additional 60 shares during the last quarter. Ronald Blue & Co. LLC increased its position in shares of iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF by 60.6% in the second quarter. Ronald Blue & Co. LLC now owns 29,565 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,381,000 after buying an additional 11,158 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Montecito Bank & Trust increased its position in shares of iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF by 73.3% in the second quarter. Montecito Bank & Trust now owns 53,114 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $6,074,000 after buying an additional 22,457 shares during the last quarter.

iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF (EMB) opened at 114.76 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $114.68 and a 200-day moving average price of $114.09. The stock’s market cap is $11.94 billion. iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF has a 52 week low of $107.74 and a 52 week high of $118.14.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd were given a dividend of $0.4536 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $5.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.74%. This is an increase from iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.44.

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iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF Company Profile

iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF, formerly iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the JPMorgan EMBI Global Core Index (the Index). The Index is a diverse United States dollar-denominated emerging markets debt benchmark, which tracks the total return of actively traded external debt instruments in emerging market countries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares JPMorgan USD Emer Mkt Bnd Fd ETF (NYSE:EMB)

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