iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) Shares Acquired by Sigma Planning Corp

Sigma Planning Corp lifted its position in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) by 17.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 39,870 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,984 shares during the quarter. Sigma Planning Corp’s holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF were worth $2,199,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in EEM. Steadfast Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF in the first quarter valued at about $96,012,000. Bank of Montreal Can grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 351.7% in the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 2,298,287 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $127,624,000 after purchasing an additional 1,789,532 shares during the period. Bridgewater Associates LP grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 421.5% in the second quarter. Bridgewater Associates LP now owns 2,182,509 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $120,365,000 after purchasing an additional 1,764,000 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the second quarter worth about $91,273,000. Finally, Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd purchased a new position in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF during the first quarter worth about $84,976,000. 69.23% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of EEM stock opened at $51.16 on Thursday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $51.35 and a two-hundred day moving average of $53.03. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF has a 1-year low of $44.41 and a 1-year high of $58.29.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Profile

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (the Fund), seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities in global emerging markets, as measured by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM)

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