Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Trims Position in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (IWO)

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Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. decreased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWO) by 25.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 17,762 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 6,062 shares during the period. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF were worth $3,820,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Barings LLC boosted its position in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 26.1% during the third quarter. Barings LLC now owns 665,976 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $142,845,000 after purchasing an additional 138,000 shares during the last quarter. PFG Advisors acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF in the third quarter worth about $258,000. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC lifted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 43.6% in the third quarter. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC now owns 4,406 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $948,000 after buying an additional 1,337 shares during the last quarter. Advisors Preferred LLC lifted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 16.0% in the third quarter. Advisors Preferred LLC now owns 176,074 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $37,869,000 after buying an additional 24,230 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF in the third quarter worth about $206,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IWO opened at $182.17 on Tuesday. iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF has a fifty-two week low of $175.64 and a fifty-two week high of $220.82.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were given a $0.2931 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 26th. This represents a $1.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.64%.

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF Profile

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Russell 2000 Growth Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the small-capitalization growth sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWO)

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