Montecito Bank & Trust Reduces Stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

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Montecito Bank & Trust cut its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 6.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 28,399 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,062 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF comprises about 1.3% of Montecito Bank & Trust’s holdings, making the stock its 16th largest position. Montecito Bank & Trust’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $4,298,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Morgan Stanley grew its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 42.7% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 9,374,708 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,457,767,000 after purchasing an additional 2,806,328 shares in the last quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 1,437.0% in the second quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 1,161,716 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $180,647,000 after purchasing an additional 1,086,135 shares in the last quarter. Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd purchased a new position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the second quarter worth about $128,287,000. Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co grew its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 60.6% during the third quarter. Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co now owns 1,622,873 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $245,605,000 after buying an additional 612,421 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Toronto Dominion Bank grew its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 80.6% during the second quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 902,821 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $140,389,000 after buying an additional 402,821 shares in the last quarter.

iShares Russell 2000 ETF stock traded down $0.32 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $158.76. 10,508,711 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 20,200,318. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $153.32 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $153.07. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 52-week low of $125.81 and a 52-week high of $161.11.

iShares Russell 2000 ETF Company 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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