iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ) Shares Purchased by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF (NYSEARCA:IXJ) by 3.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 13,689,633 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 484,838 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. owned approximately 33.80% of iShares Global Healthcare ETF worth $1,146,233,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Nwam LLC increased its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 2.1% during the 3rd quarter. Nwam LLC now owns 5,478 shares of the company’s stock valued at $459,000 after buying an additional 114 shares during the period. Scotia Capital Inc. increased its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter. Scotia Capital Inc. now owns 9,144 shares of the company’s stock valued at $760,000 after buying an additional 148 shares during the period. MML Investors Services LLC increased its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 3.7% during the 2nd quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 5,134 shares of the company’s stock valued at $427,000 after buying an additional 185 shares during the period. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp increased its stake in iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 56.4% during the 3rd quarter. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp now owns 560 shares of the company’s stock valued at $47,000 after buying an additional 202 shares during the period. Finally, FMR LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares Global Healthcare ETF by 11.8% during the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,023 shares of the company’s stock valued at $123,000 after purchasing an additional 214 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA:IXJ opened at $85.92 on Friday. iShares Global Healthcare ETF has a twelve month low of $72.98 and a twelve month high of $90.91. The company has a 50-day moving average of $87.29 and a 200-day moving average of $86.49.

About iShares Global Healthcare ETF

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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