Bridgewater Associates LP grew its position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ) by 6.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,263,655 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 374,414 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI Brazil Index makes up approximately 2.0% of Bridgewater Associates LP’s portfolio, making the stock its 5th largest position. Bridgewater Associates LP’s holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil Index were worth $213,841,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in EWZ. Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index in the second quarter worth about $207,000. Deltec Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index by 6.7% in the second quarter. Deltec Asset Management LLC now owns 208,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,103,000 after buying an additional 13,000 shares during the period. Cambridge Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index in the second quarter worth about $287,000. ING Groep NV boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index by 36.9% in the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 1,628,398 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $55,594,000 after buying an additional 439,289 shares during the period. Finally, Bessemer Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index in the second quarter worth about $10,583,000.

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Shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ) traded down 0.389% on Wednesday, hitting $42.205. 4,926,760 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $39.21 and its 200 day moving average price is $37.04. iShares MSCI Brazil Index has a 1-year low of $31.04 and a 1-year high of $42.93.

iShares MSCI Brazil Index Company Profile

iShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Brazil Index 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 Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

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