SimpliFi Inc. Acquires 1,426 Shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

SimpliFi Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 1.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 77,531 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,426 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF makes up about 7.0% of SimpliFi Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 7th biggest position. SimpliFi Inc.’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $11,734,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in IWM. Sterling Investment Advisors LLC ADV boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 2.7% during the 3rd quarter. Sterling Investment Advisors LLC ADV now owns 11,616 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,758,000 after buying an additional 302 shares during the period. Strategic Blueprint LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the 3rd quarter worth $95,000. Signaturefd LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 9.5% during the 3rd quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 9,930 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,503,000 after buying an additional 862 shares during the period. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 5.1% during the 3rd quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC now owns 530,458 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $80,280,000 after buying an additional 25,646 shares during the period. Finally, Boothe Investment Group Inc. bought a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the 3rd quarter worth $7,191,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA IWM traded up $1.28 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $152.83. 5,122,978 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 20,790,338. The company’s 50 day moving average is $151.28 and its 200 day moving average is $153.05. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a one year low of $125.81 and a one year high of $161.11.

The company also recently disclosed a — dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 30th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 25th were issued a dividend of $0.5437 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.2%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 24th.

About iShares Russell 2000 ETF

iShares Russell 2000 ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell 2000 Index (the Index). The Index is a float-adjusted capitalization weighted index that measures the performance of the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market and includes securities issued by the approximately 2,000 smallest issuers in the Russell 3000 Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

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