64,664 Shares in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Purchased by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZGet Rating) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 64,664 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $1,916,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $805,680,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 423.9% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 6,469,868 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $177,210,000 after purchasing an additional 5,234,862 shares during the last quarter. Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $173,926,000. Credit Suisse AG increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 262.7% during the 2nd quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 3,807,869 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $104,298,000 after purchasing an additional 2,757,864 shares during the last quarter. Finally, City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 699.4% during the 1st quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. now owns 2,604,980 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $98,585,000 after purchasing an additional 2,279,121 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI Brazil ETF Stock Performance

Shares of EWZ stock opened at $28.30 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $29.55 and a 200-day moving average of $29.78. iShares MSCI Brazil ETF has a 12-month low of $25.22 and a 12-month high of $39.59.

iShares MSCI Brazil ETF Profile

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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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