Smith Moore & CO. Increases Stock Position in iShares Micro-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:IWC)

Smith Moore & CO. raised its holdings in iShares Micro-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:IWC) by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 41,196 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 653 shares during the period. iShares Micro-Cap ETF accounts for approximately 0.9% of Smith Moore & CO.’s portfolio, making the stock its 26th largest holding. Smith Moore & CO.’s holdings in iShares Micro-Cap ETF were worth $3,932,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the business. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of iShares Micro-Cap ETF by 13.8% in the second quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 11,658 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,086,000 after purchasing an additional 1,418 shares in the last quarter. Jane Street Group LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Micro-Cap ETF by 57.9% in the second quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 22,977 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,141,000 after buying an additional 8,422 shares during the last quarter. Bank of America Corp DE raised its position in shares of iShares Micro-Cap ETF by 3.6% in the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 445,710 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $41,536,000 after buying an additional 15,317 shares during the last quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Micro-Cap ETF by 18.0% in the second quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 6,442 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $594,000 after buying an additional 983 shares during the last quarter. Finally, AXA raised its position in shares of iShares Micro-Cap ETF by 24.9% in the second quarter. AXA now owns 2,760 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $257,000 after buying an additional 550 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IWC traded up $0.81 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $90.20. The stock had a trading volume of 30,875 shares, compared to its average volume of 50,823. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $88.11 and a 200-day moving average price of $91.56. iShares Micro-Cap ETF has a fifty-two week low of $77.64 and a fifty-two week high of $107.01.



The company also recently disclosed a — dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 25th will be given a $0.3448 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 24th.

About iShares Micro-Cap ETF

iShares Micro-Cap ETF, formerly iShares Russell Microcap Index Fund, is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell Microcap Index (the Index). The Index measures the microcap sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Micro-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:IWC)

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