iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) Position Boosted by Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management

Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management increased its holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 152.4% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 1,668,760 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,007,560 shares during the period. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF comprises about 3.4% of Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management’s holdings, making the stock its 6th biggest position. Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management’s holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF were worth $83,774,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Wakefield Asset Management LLLP increased its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 25.0% in the fourth quarter. Wakefield Asset Management LLLP now owns 8,287 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $515,000 after buying an additional 1,658 shares during the last quarter. James Investment Research Inc. lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 2,745.1% in the 4th quarter. James Investment Research Inc. now owns 48,366 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,008,000 after acquiring an additional 46,666 shares during the last quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA boosted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 2.1% during the fourth quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 10,032 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $624,000 after purchasing an additional 205 shares during the period. Money Design Co. Ltd. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 28.8% in the fourth quarter. Money Design Co. Ltd. now owns 29,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,852,000 after buying an additional 6,691 shares during the period. Finally, 6 Meridian raised its holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 1.5% during the 4th quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 94,652 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,886,000 after buying an additional 1,417 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA EWY opened at $60.66 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a fifty-two week low of $50.72 and a fifty-two week high of $65.41. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $62.02 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $58.06.

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Stock Market Division of the Korean Exchange.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

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