Meristem Family Wealth LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 9,956 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $505,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of EWJ. Whittier Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 568.6% during the third quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 2,387 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $144,000 after buying an additional 2,030 shares during the last quarter. Simplex Trading LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the third quarter worth approximately $1,394,000. Weatherstone Capital Management bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the third quarter worth approximately $252,000. Avestar Capital LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 74.9% during the third quarter. Avestar Capital LLC now owns 34,225 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,038,000 after buying an additional 14,657 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Fisher Asset Management LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 2.7% during the third quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 879,081 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $52,947,000 after buying an additional 23,302 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:EWJ opened at $54.58 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 52 week low of $48.99 and a 52 week high of $62.47.

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

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