Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Buys 37,684 Shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ:EMB)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its stake in iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ:EMBGet Rating) by 54.0% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 107,516 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 37,684 shares during the period. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC’s holdings in iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF were worth $10,511,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. TIAA FSB lifted its position in shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. TIAA FSB now owns 2,017,856 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $219,485,000 after purchasing an additional 83,343 shares in the last quarter. NextCapital Advisers Inc. lifted its position in shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 12.4% in the first quarter. NextCapital Advisers Inc. now owns 1,330,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $130,244,000 after purchasing an additional 147,135 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its position in shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 7,540.6% in the fourth quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 1,115,302 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $121,635,000 after purchasing an additional 1,100,705 shares in the last quarter. Payden & Rygel lifted its position in shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 45.8% in the first quarter. Payden & Rygel now owns 472,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $46,143,000 after purchasing an additional 148,200 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Country Trust Bank lifted its position in shares of iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF by 5.5% in the first quarter. Country Trust Bank now owns 340,662 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $33,303,000 after purchasing an additional 17,730 shares in the last quarter.

iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF Price Performance

Shares of EMB stock opened at $86.56 on Thursday. The company’s fifty day simple moving average is $86.85 and its 200-day simple moving average is $94.00. iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF has a 12 month low of $81.87 and a 12 month high of $113.64.

iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 8th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 5th were given a dividend of $0.361 per share. This is a positive change from iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.34. This represents a $4.33 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.00%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, July 1st.

iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF Company Profile

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iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF, formerly iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the JPMorgan EMBI Global Core Index (the Index). The Index is a diverse United States dollar-denominated emerging markets debt benchmark, which tracks the total return of actively traded external debt instruments in emerging market countries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ:EMB)

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