BlackRock Inc. Buys 318,872 Shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF (NYSEARCA:IJR)

BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF (NYSEARCA:IJR) by 2.8% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 11,596,399 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 318,872 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned approximately 1.82% of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF worth $1,266,209,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 162.1% in the 2nd quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 304 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $34,000 after purchasing an additional 188 shares in the last quarter. Alaethes Wealth LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $35,000. Context Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $38,000. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise bought a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $42,000. Finally, Atlas Capital Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 98.0% in the 3rd quarter. Atlas Capital Advisors LLC now owns 396 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $43,000 after purchasing an additional 196 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF stock opened at $113.49 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $114.44 and its 200-day moving average price is $112.22. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF has a 52-week low of $96.96 and a 52-week high of $121.45.

About iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF

iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF, formerly iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Fund, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of publicly traded securities in the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

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