Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. Sells 149,715 Shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEARCA:EWU)

Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. decreased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEARCA:EWUFree Report) by 40.5% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 220,320 shares of the company’s stock after selling 149,715 shares during the period. Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. owned about 0.28% of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF worth $7,537,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Signaturefd LLC lifted its stake in iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF by 1.8% during the fourth quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 19,648 shares of the company’s stock worth $649,000 after purchasing an additional 348 shares during the period. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. now owns 89,124 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,946,000 after acquiring an additional 390 shares during the last quarter. Cookson Peirce & Co. Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF by 5.2% in the fourth quarter. Cookson Peirce & Co. Inc. now owns 13,422 shares of the company’s stock valued at $444,000 after acquiring an additional 667 shares during the last quarter. Orion Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Finally, Whittier Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF by 131.9% in the fourth quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 1,758 shares of the company’s stock valued at $58,000 after acquiring an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF Trading Down 0.6 %

NYSEARCA:EWU opened at $35.16 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF has a 1 year low of $30.14 and a 1 year high of $36.76. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $35.67 and a 200-day moving average of $34.03. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.74 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.86 and a beta of 0.68.

About iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF

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The iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (EWU) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI United Kingdom index. The fund tracks a market cap-weighted index of British companies. It covers the top 85% of British companies by market cap. EWU was launched on Mar 12, 1996 and is managed by BlackRock.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEARCA:EWU)

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