IBM Retirement Fund Increases Stock Holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

IBM Retirement Fund boosted its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 0.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 776,193 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,700 shares during the period. iShares Russell 2000 ETF accounts for about 22.1% of IBM Retirement Fund’s holdings, making the stock its biggest position. IBM Retirement Fund owned approximately 0.27% of iShares Russell 2000 ETF worth $117,469,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in IWM. FMR LLC lifted its stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 8.1% during the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 237,191 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $36,313,000 after buying an additional 17,822 shares in the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the 1st quarter valued at about $1,367,000. Baystate Wealth Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 20.3% in the 2nd quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 746 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 126 shares during the period. Fulton Bank N.A. increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 6.2% in the 2nd quarter. Fulton Bank N.A. now owns 8,022 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,248,000 after purchasing an additional 466 shares during the period. Finally, Summit Financial Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $570,000.

Shares of IWM traded down $0.77 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $158.06. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,353,706 shares, compared to its average volume of 20,173,314. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 1-year low of $125.81 and a 1-year high of $161.11. The company has a 50 day moving average of $153.38 and a two-hundred day moving average of $153.07.

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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