Traders sold shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSE:IYR) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $43.35 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $171.95 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $128.60 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares US Real Estate ETF had the highest net out-flow for the day. iShares US Real Estate ETF traded up $0.53 for the day and closed at $81.73

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $80.40 and its 200-day moving average price is $79.53. iShares US Real Estate ETF also saw unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Investors purchased 14,066 call options on the company. This is an increase of 239% compared to the average daily volume of 4,152 call options.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Fiduciary Trust Co. purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $108,000. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $204,000. HL Financial Services LLC purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $214,000. Good Life Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $215,000. Finally, Alerus Financial NA purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF during the 2nd quarter worth about $240,000.

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iShares US Real Estate ETF Company Profile

iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (the Fund), is a non-diversified fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the real estate sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the industry groups, such as real estate holding and development and real estate investment trusts (REITs).

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