ESL Trust Services LLC boosted its holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 69.0% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,265 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 925 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF comprises approximately 0.2% of ESL Trust Services LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 18th largest holding. ESL Trust Services LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $501,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Eudaimonia Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the third quarter valued at about $25,000. Focused Wealth Management Inc bought a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the 4th quarter worth $25,000. Truvestments Capital LLC grew its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 378.6% during the 4th quarter. Truvestments Capital LLC now owns 134 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $25,000 after acquiring an additional 106 shares during the period. Sterling Financial Planning Inc. bought a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the 4th quarter worth $28,000. Finally, Signet Investment Advisory Group Inc. bought a new position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the 4th quarter worth about $30,000. 94.94% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
NYSEARCA IWM traded down $3.77 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $222.22. The company had a trading volume of 1,332,878 shares, compared to its average volume of 29,927,314. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 52 week low of $117.18 and a 52 week high of $234.53. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $223.82 and a 200 day simple moving average of $208.70.
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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