Asahi Life Asset Management CO. LTD. Grows Holdings in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM)

Asahi Life Asset Management CO. LTD. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM) by 84.8% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 3,900 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,790 shares during the period. Asahi Life Asset Management CO. LTD.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF were worth $100,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Pinebridge Investments L.P. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $127,000. Astor Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 34.3% during the 2nd quarter. Astor Investment Management LLC now owns 10,383 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $265,000 after acquiring an additional 2,649 shares in the last quarter. Stifel Financial Corp raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 4.0% during the 1st quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 12,926 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $350,000 after acquiring an additional 499 shares in the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 11.3% during the 1st quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 24,303 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $659,000 after acquiring an additional 2,468 shares in the last quarter. Finally, 6 Meridian raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 3.9% during the 2nd quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 27,002 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $690,000 after acquiring an additional 1,012 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 67.20% of the company’s stock.

EWM stock opened at $25.98 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF has a 12-month low of $24.43 and a 12-month high of $29.64. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $25.28 and its 200 day simple moving average is $26.53.

iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The 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 Malaysian market, as measured by the MSCI Malaysia Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM)

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