Cetera Advisors LLC lowered its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 59.1% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,761 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 6,866 shares during the period. Cetera Advisors LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI Japan ETF were worth $238,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Voloridge Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $18,502,000. OLD Mission Capital LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $30,902,000. Paloma Partners Management Co bought a new position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $1,507,000. Squarepoint Ops LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $6,817,000. Finally, 1832 Asset Management L.P. raised its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 24.1% in the fourth quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. now owns 6,794 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $345,000 after buying an additional 1,319 shares in the last quarter.
NYSEARCA:EWJ traded up $0.50 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $55.40. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 5,527,053 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,555,773. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 12 month low of $48.99 and a 12 month high of $61.65.
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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