Cwm LLC lessened its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 25.2% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 56,249 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 18,995 shares during the quarter. Cwm LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $2,851,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Morgan Stanley boosted its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 6.8% during the 3rd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 21,169,186 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,275,022,000 after acquiring an additional 1,356,407 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 8.4% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 21,030,437 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,266,662,000 after acquiring an additional 1,636,787 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 1.2% during the 3rd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 20,480,814 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,233,559,000 after acquiring an additional 251,656 shares in the last quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 7.2% during the 3rd quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 1,815,843 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $109,368,000 after acquiring an additional 121,294 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hexavest Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 20,486.3% during the 4th quarter. Hexavest Inc. now owns 1,775,976 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $90,024,000 after acquiring an additional 1,767,349 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA EWJ opened at $53.92 on Monday. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 12-month low of $48.99 and a 12-month high of $64.71.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF Company Profile

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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