iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWT) Sees Strong Trading Volume

iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWTGet Free Report) saw strong trading volume on Wednesday . 2,148,912 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 36% from the previous session’s volume of 3,335,386 shares.The stock last traded at $51.15 and had previously closed at $50.52.

iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF Stock Performance

The company has a market cap of $4.50 billion, a PE ratio of 13.20 and a beta of 0.96. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $48.47 and its 200 day simple moving average is $47.11.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Advisors Preferred LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF in the fourth quarter valued at $42,000. Headlands Technologies LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF during the third quarter worth about $44,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 39.7% during the fourth quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 1,211 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $56,000 after acquiring an additional 344 shares during the period. Simplex Trading LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF during the third quarter worth about $74,000. Finally, ClariVest Asset Management LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF by 29.9% during the first quarter. ClariVest Asset Management LLC now owns 2,562 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $125,000 after acquiring an additional 589 shares during the period.

About iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

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Ishares MSCI Taiwan Index Fund (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Taiwan IndexSM (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

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