Pinebridge Investments L.P. lessened its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 21.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 22,179 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 6,190 shares during the period. Pinebridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $1,236,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in EWJ. Intellectus Partners LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Intellectus Partners LLC now owns 1,878 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $101,000 after purchasing an additional 5 shares during the period. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 82.0% during the 3rd quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 2,047 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $115,000 after purchasing an additional 922 shares during the period. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 234.3% during the 2nd quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 2,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $157,000 after purchasing an additional 2,050 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 196.4% during the 3rd quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 2,884 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $161,000 after purchasing an additional 1,911 shares during the period. Finally, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $206,000.

Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) traded up $0.28 during trading on Friday, hitting $59.60. The stock had a trading volume of 4,325,077 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,375,305. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a fifty-two week low of $48.79 and a fifty-two week high of $60.17.

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About iShares MSCI Japan ETF

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).

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

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