iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVT) Shares Purchased by United Capital Financial Advisers LLC

United Capital Financial Advisers LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVT) by 2.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 25,082,230 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 488,002 shares during the period. iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF accounts for approximately 3.4% of United Capital Financial Advisers LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC’s holdings in iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF were worth $667,187,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in GOVT. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 170.9% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 86,224,271 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,293,566,000 after buying an additional 54,390,034 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 9.2% in the 2nd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 134,248,275 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,570,891,000 after buying an additional 11,254,844 shares during the period. Liberty Wealth Management LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF by 3,002.3% in the 2nd quarter. Liberty Wealth Management LLC now owns 7,761,312 shares of the company’s stock valued at $291,911,000 after buying an additional 7,511,132 shares during the period. Qube Research & Technologies Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $119,878,000. Finally, Brookstone Capital Management acquired a new stake in shares of iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $46,229,000.

Shares of BATS GOVT traded up $0.06 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $26.49. The stock had a trading volume of 4,325,646 shares. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $26.71 and a 200-day simple moving average of $26.57.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (BATS:GOVT)

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