Hsbc Holdings PLC Acquires 216,560 Shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWA)

Hsbc Holdings PLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWAFree Report) by 224.3% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 313,122 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 216,560 shares during the quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC owned about 0.37% of iShares MSCI Australia ETF worth $7,621,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 25.2% during the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,042,953 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $43,943,000 after purchasing an additional 411,405 shares during the period. LPL Financial LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 2.8% in the third quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 1,454,768 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $31,292,000 after acquiring an additional 40,308 shares during the period. Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 49.8% in the fourth quarter. Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. now owns 628,280 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $15,292,000 after acquiring an additional 208,950 shares during the period. Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 1.3% in the third quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 366,061 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $7,873,000 after acquiring an additional 4,830 shares during the period. Finally, Qube Research & Technologies Ltd boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 425.7% in the third quarter. Qube Research & Technologies Ltd now owns 312,151 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,714,000 after acquiring an additional 252,772 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 59.69% of the company’s stock.

iShares MSCI Australia ETF Stock Performance

EWA stock opened at $24.81 on Tuesday. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $24.32 and a 200-day moving average of $23.86. iShares MSCI Australia ETF has a 12 month low of $20.46 and a 12 month high of $25.24.

About iShares MSCI Australia ETF

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iShares MSCI Australia ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, of publicly traded securities in the Australian market, as represented by the MSCI Australia Index (the Index).

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