Rothschild Investment Corp IL Grows Stock Holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

Rothschild Investment Corp IL raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 0.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund owned 60,267 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 215 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF accounts for approximately 1.1% of Rothschild Investment Corp IL’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 20th largest position. Rothschild Investment Corp IL’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $9,121,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Morgan Stanley increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 42.7% during the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 9,374,708 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,457,767,000 after buying an additional 2,806,328 shares during the period. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 2.7% during the second quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 6,189,579 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $962,480,000 after buying an additional 162,471 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 5.4% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 2,803,926 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $436,010,000 after buying an additional 143,854 shares during the period. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 5.1% during the second quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 2,596,494 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $403,755,000 after buying an additional 126,548 shares during the period. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 0.7% during the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,717,601 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $267,087,000 after buying an additional 11,329 shares during the period.

Shares of NYSEARCA IWM traded up $2.56 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $150.28. 3,729,620 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 20,848,395. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 12-month low of $125.81 and a 12-month high of $161.11. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $150.88 and a 200 day moving average price of $153.05.

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

iShares Russell 2000 ETF Profile

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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