BlackRock Inc. Sells 289,131 Shares of iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:SHV)

BlackRock Inc. decreased its position in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:SHV) by 8.1% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 3,299,717 shares of the company’s stock after selling 289,131 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc.’s holdings in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF were worth $364,851,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in SHV. LifePlan Financial Group Inc increased its stake in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF by 393.5% during the 1st quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 227 shares of the company’s stock worth $25,000 after buying an additional 181 shares in the last quarter. Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth approximately $26,000. Bray Capital Advisors purchased a new stake in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF during the 1st quarter worth approximately $30,000. Pinnacle Bank purchased a new stake in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF during the 4th quarter worth approximately $39,000. Finally, GWM Advisors LLC increased its stake in iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF by 4,147.1% during the 1st quarter. GWM Advisors LLC now owns 101,505 shares of the company’s stock worth $41,000 after buying an additional 99,115 shares in the last quarter.

NASDAQ:SHV opened at $110.50 on Wednesday. iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF has a 12 month low of $110.07 and a 12 month high of $110.61.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 7th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 4th were paid a dividend of $0.221 per share. This is a positive change from iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.22. This represents a $2.65 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.40%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 3rd.

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iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF Company Profile

iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Short Treasury Bond Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of public obligations of the United States Treasury that have a remaining maturity of between 1 and 12 months.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:SHV)

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