Wakefield Asset Management LLLP lowered its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 2.8% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 6,958 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 197 shares during the period. Wakefield Asset Management LLLP’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $1,596,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of IWM. Ambassador Advisors LLC purchased a new position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the first quarter worth approximately $25,000. Grandview Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the first quarter worth $47,000. Bogart Wealth LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the second quarter worth $47,000. Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the second quarter worth $48,000. Finally, Capital Analysts LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 134.0% in the first quarter. Capital Analysts LLC now owns 227 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $50,000 after acquiring an additional 130 shares in the last quarter.
IWM traded up $0.89 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $220.93. 580,663 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 28,216,596. The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $221.44 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $223.44. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a fifty-two week low of $142.09 and a fifty-two week high of $234.53.
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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