202,999 Shares in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) Acquired by Hound Partners LLC

Hound Partners LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 202,999 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $44,851,000. iShares Russell 2000 ETF accounts for approximately 2.1% of Hound Partners LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 16th biggest holding. Hound Partners LLC owned approximately 0.07% of iShares Russell 2000 ETF as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. EWG Elevate Inc. raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 194.2% during the first quarter. EWG Elevate Inc. now owns 30,490 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,737,000 after acquiring an additional 20,125 shares in the last quarter. Cascadia Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the first quarter valued at approximately $2,908,000. Petix & Botte Co raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 88.8% during the first quarter. Petix & Botte Co now owns 19,841 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,290,000 after acquiring an additional 9,331 shares in the last quarter. Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 4,458.8% during the fourth quarter. Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich now owns 284,928 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $55,863,000 after acquiring an additional 278,678 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Lowe Brockenbrough & Co. Inc. raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 7.4% during the first quarter. Lowe Brockenbrough & Co. Inc. now owns 9,672 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,137,000 after acquiring an additional 669 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IWM traded down $4.30 during trading on Thursday, reaching $217.76. The stock had a trading volume of 1,376,497 shares, compared to its average volume of 27,877,156. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 52 week low of $142.09 and a 52 week high of $234.53. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $225.18.

iShares Russell 2000 ETF Company 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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