iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) Shares Bought by Johnson Investment Counsel Inc.

Johnson Investment Counsel Inc. grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) by 5.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 55,185 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,966 shares during the quarter. Johnson Investment Counsel Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF were worth $3,043,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 0.3% in the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 9,699,745 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $534,941,000 after purchasing an additional 28,294 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 6.3% in the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,059,715 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $168,745,000 after purchasing an additional 181,255 shares during the period. Bessemer Group Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 1.1% in the first quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 2,797,825 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $149,236,000 after purchasing an additional 30,225 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF by 102.1% in the first quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 2,631,938 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $140,388,000 after purchasing an additional 1,329,889 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can lifted its holdings in 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 worth $127,624,000 after purchasing an additional 1,789,532 shares during the period. 69.23% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

EEM stock opened at $51.16 on Thursday. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $51.35 and a 200 day simple moving average of $53.03. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF has a fifty-two week low of $44.41 and a fifty-two week high of $58.29.

About iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF

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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