iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF (NYSEARCA:IJR) Shares Bought by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF (NYSEARCA:IJR) by 2.8% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 11,596,399 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 318,872 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc.’s holdings in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF were worth $1,266,209,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Camden National Bank grew its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 14.3% during the fourth quarter. Camden National Bank now owns 42,529 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,908,000 after buying an additional 5,308 shares in the last quarter. Ironwood Wealth Management LLC. grew its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 2.4% during the second quarter. Ironwood Wealth Management LLC. now owns 64,175 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,251,000 after buying an additional 1,477 shares in the last quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 162.1% during the second quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 304 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $34,000 after buying an additional 188 shares in the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 59.3% during the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 91,784 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,370,000 after buying an additional 34,157 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF by 0.5% during the second quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 139,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $15,761,000 after buying an additional 748 shares in the last quarter.

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF stock opened at $113.49 on Friday. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF has a 52-week low of $96.96 and a 52-week high of $121.45. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $114.44 and a 200-day simple moving average of $112.22.

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 ETF (NYSEARCA:IJR)

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