Sigma Planning Corp cut its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) by 75.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 7,504 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 22,867 shares during the period. Sigma Planning Corp’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Index were worth $1,058,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in IWM. MCF Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 4.0% in the second quarter. MCF Advisors LLC now owns 126,811 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $17,870,000 after buying an additional 4,900 shares during the last quarter. Personal Capital Advisors Corp boosted its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 75.8% in the second quarter. Personal Capital Advisors Corp now owns 1,278,067 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $180,105,000 after buying an additional 551,085 shares during the last quarter. Boston Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 1.4% in the second quarter. Boston Advisors LLC now owns 225,163 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $31,730,000 after buying an additional 3,113 shares during the last quarter. Bray Capital Advisors boosted its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 2.7% in the second quarter. Bray Capital Advisors now owns 41,688 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,875,000 after buying an additional 1,108 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Carroll Financial Associates Inc. boosted its stake 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 last quarter.

Shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) opened at 136.47 on Friday. iShares Russell 2000 Index has a 52 week low of $114.88 and a 52 week high of $144.25. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $141.03 and a 200 day moving average price of $138.46. iShares Russell 2000 Index also was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Investors purchased 494,667 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 190% compared to the average volume of 170,608 put options.

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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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