Traders sold shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) on strength during trading hours on Wednesday. $281.86 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $349.14 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $67.28 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares Russell 2000 Index had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. iShares Russell 2000 Index traded up $0.42 for the day and closed at $141.96

The firm has a 50 day moving average of $138.85 and a 200 day moving average of $138.64.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Capital Analysts LLC increased its holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Index by 19.0% during the 2nd quarter. Capital Analysts LLC now owns 734 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $103,000 after purchasing an additional 117 shares during the period. Grove Bank & Trust increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 19.6% in the 2nd quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 762 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $107,000 after acquiring an additional 125 shares during the period. Barnett & Company Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 388.9% in the 2nd quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 880 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $124,000 after acquiring an additional 700 shares during the period. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 64.9% in the 2nd quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 930 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $131,000 after acquiring an additional 366 shares during the period. Finally, BDO Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index in the 2nd quarter valued at $137,000.

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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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