BlackRock Inc. Has $1.15 Billion Position in iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ)

BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ) by 3.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 13,689,633 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 484,838 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned about 0.34% of iShares Global Healthcare ETF worth $1,146,233,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of IXJ. FMR LLC boosted its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 11.8% during the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,023 shares of the company’s stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 214 shares in the last quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. boosted its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 56.5% during the second quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. now owns 792 shares of the company’s stock worth $65,000 after buying an additional 286 shares in the last quarter. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise acquired a new stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF during the second quarter worth $454,000. Wharton Business Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $200,000. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its stake in shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 417,187 shares of the company’s stock valued at $34,677,000 after purchasing an additional 13,126 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IXJ opened at $85.92 on Friday. iShares Global Healthcare ETF has a 52 week low of $72.98 and a 52 week high of $90.91. The company’s fifty day moving average is $87.29 and its 200-day moving average is $86.49.

iShares Global Healthcare ETF Company Profile

iShares Global Healthcare ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares S&P Global Healthcare Sector Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P Global 1200 Healthcare Sector Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of companies that Standards & Poor’s Financial Services LLC (S&P) deems to be a part of the consumer staples sector of the economy.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ)

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