AT Bancorp raised its position in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE:BKLN) by 63.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 62,310 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 24,244 shares during the period. AT Bancorp’s holdings in PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II were worth $1,442,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. increased its stake in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II by 0.3% in the second quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 9,257 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $214,000 after buying an additional 24 shares during the period. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel increased its stake in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II by 0.3% in the second quarter. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel now owns 13,867 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $321,000 after buying an additional 44 shares during the period. SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II by 1.7% in the second quarter. SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC now owns 19,620 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $454,000 after buying an additional 320 shares during the period. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. increased its stake in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II by 14.1% in the second quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 23,793 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $550,000 after buying an additional 2,946 shares during the period. Finally, Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC increased its stake in shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II by 8.6% in the second quarter. Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC now owns 33,810 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $782,000 after buying an additional 2,682 shares during the period.

Shares of PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE BKLN) opened at 23.22 on Monday. PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II has a 52 week low of $22.96 and a 52 week high of $23.46. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $23.17 and a 200 day moving average of $23.25.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Monday, July 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 18th were paid a dividend of $0.0643 per share. This is an increase from PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II’s previous monthly dividend of $0.06. This represents a $0.77 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, July 14th.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSE:BKLN)

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