Davis R M Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) by 1.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 9,250 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 138 shares during the period. Davis R M Inc.’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Index were worth $1,303,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Grove Bank & Trust boosted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 19.6% in the second quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 762 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $107,000 after buying an additional 125 shares during the period. Barnett & Company Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 388.9% in the second quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 880 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 64.9% in the second quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 930 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $131,000 after buying an additional 366 shares during the period. Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index during the second quarter valued at about $214,000. Finally, Meridian Wealth Management LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 3.6% in the second quarter. Meridian Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,773 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $250,000 after buying an additional 62 shares during the period.

iShares Russell 2000 Index (IWM) opened at 140.44 on Tuesday. iShares Russell 2000 Index has a 12 month low of $114.88 and a 12 month high of $144.25. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $141.39 and a 200 day moving average price of $138.28.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, July 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 10th were issued a $0.6091 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 6th. This represents a $2.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.73%. This is a boost from iShares Russell 2000 Index’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.39.

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iShares Russell 2000 Index 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 Index (NYSE:IWM)

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