iShares MSCI World ETF (NYSEARCA:URTH) Reaches New 1-Year High at $150.05

iShares MSCI World ETF (NYSEARCA:URTHGet Free Report)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during trading on Friday . The company traded as high as $150.05 and last traded at $149.96, with a volume of 5362 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $149.59.

iShares MSCI World ETF Stock Performance

The company has a market cap of $3.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.13 and a beta of 0.96. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $145.98 and a 200-day simple moving average of $140.87.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Cetera Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI World ETF in the first quarter worth $451,000. Cetera Investment Advisers lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI World ETF by 408.5% in the first quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers now owns 21,408 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,102,000 after acquiring an additional 17,198 shares in the last quarter. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI World ETF in the first quarter worth about $4,862,000. Flow Traders U.S. LLC acquired a new stake in iShares MSCI World ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $3,109,000. Finally, 1832 Asset Management L.P. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI World ETF by 31.3% during the 1st quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. now owns 591 shares of the company’s stock worth $86,000 after purchasing an additional 141 shares during the period.

About iShares MSCI World ETF

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The iShares MSCI World ETF (URTH) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI World index, a market-cap-weighted index of stocks that cover 85% of the developed world’s market capitalization. URTH was launched on Jan 10, 2012 and is managed by BlackRock.

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