Aperimus Capital LLC Has $58.96 Million Stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)

Aperimus Capital LLC lifted its stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 2.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 389,572 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,000 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF accounts for about 33.2% of Aperimus Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. Aperimus Capital LLC owned 0.14% of iShares Russell 2000 ETF worth $58,958,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Morgan Stanley boosted its holdings 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 worth $1,457,767,000 after buying an additional 2,806,328 shares during the last quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 2.7% in the second quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 6,189,579 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $962,480,000 after buying an additional 162,471 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 5.4% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 2,803,926 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $436,010,000 after buying an additional 143,854 shares during the last quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 5.1% in the second quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 2,596,494 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $403,755,000 after buying an additional 126,548 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 0.7% in the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,717,601 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $267,087,000 after buying an additional 11,329 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of IWM traded up $2.65 on Friday, reaching $150.37. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 3,716,460 shares, compared to its average volume of 20,848,395. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $150.88 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $153.05. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 12-month low of $125.81 and a 12-month high of $161.11.

The firm also recently disclosed a — dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 30th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 25th were issued a $0.5437 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.2%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 24th.

iShares Russell 2000 ETF 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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