Allianz Asset Management GmbH Raises Stock Holdings in iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWA)

Allianz Asset Management GmbH increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWAFree Report) by 70.6% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,467,088 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 607,275 shares during the quarter. Allianz Asset Management GmbH’s holdings in iShares MSCI Australia ETF were worth $35,709,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. TD Asset Management Inc grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 0.8% during the fourth quarter. TD Asset Management Inc now owns 87,443 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,128,000 after purchasing an additional 702 shares in the last quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC boosted its stake in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 5.6% during the fourth quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 17,629 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $429,000 after buying an additional 937 shares during the last quarter. Laffer Tengler Investments Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 19.5% during the fourth quarter. Laffer Tengler Investments Inc. now owns 7,148 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $174,000 after buying an additional 1,165 shares during the last quarter. Blue Trust Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI Australia ETF by 32.0% during the fourth quarter. Blue Trust Inc. now owns 7,853 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $191,000 after buying an additional 1,902 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI Australia ETF during the third quarter valued at approximately $64,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 59.69% of the company’s stock.

iShares MSCI Australia ETF Price Performance

Shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF stock opened at $24.43 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $24.30 and a 200 day moving average of $23.80. iShares MSCI Australia ETF has a 12 month low of $20.46 and a 12 month high of $25.24.

iShares MSCI Australia ETF Profile

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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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWA)

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