Private Advisory Group LLC Boosts Stock Position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

Private Advisory Group LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ) by 77.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,508 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,026 shares during the quarter. Private Advisory Group LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF were worth $503,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. increased its position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 28.8% during the 1st quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,520 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $62,000 after purchasing an additional 340 shares in the last quarter. We Are One Seven LLC grew its holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 6.5% in the 2nd quarter. We Are One Seven LLC now owns 7,596 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $332,000 after buying an additional 462 shares during the period. Advisory Services Network LLC grew its holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 1,007.9% in the 1st quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 698 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $28,000 after buying an additional 635 shares during the period. AGF Investments Inc. grew its holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 5.1% in the 1st quarter. AGF Investments Inc. now owns 13,673 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $560,000 after buying an additional 662 shares during the period. Finally, 6 Meridian grew its holdings in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 1.3% in the 2nd quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 76,412 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,341,000 after buying an additional 1,007 shares during the period.

EWZ traded down $1.77 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $42.15. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,399,112 shares, compared to its average volume of 28,710,324. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $44.76. iShares MSCI Brazil ETF has a 52-week low of $30.65 and a 52-week high of $47.19.

About iShares MSCI Brazil ETF

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).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

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