AXA lowered its stake in iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ) by 2.1% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 133,767 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,800 shares during the quarter. AXA owned approximately 0.54% of iShares MSCI France ETF worth $4,176,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Toronto Dominion Bank increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF by 8.8% in the fourth quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 22,365 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $698,000 after buying an additional 1,814 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF in the third quarter valued at approximately $3,231,000. Stifel Financial Corp increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF by 19.9% in the third quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 40,360 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,247,000 after buying an additional 6,706 shares during the period. CLS Investments LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $834,000. Finally, Citadel Advisors LLC increased its position in iShares MSCI France ETF by 204.9% during the 3rd quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 415,435 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $12,837,000 after purchasing an additional 279,169 shares during the period.
NYSEARCA:EWQ traded down $0.09 on Friday, reaching $31.63. 2,319,921 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,081,140. iShares MSCI France ETF has a 1-year low of $25.82 and a 1-year high of $33.73.
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iShares MSCI France ETF Company Profile
iShares MSCI France ETF, formerly iShares MSCI France Index 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 French market, as measured by the MSCI France Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the French equity market.
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