Bank of New York Mellon Corp reduced its position in iShares Russell Microcap Index (NYSE:IWC) by 2.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 19,329 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 445 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp’s holdings in iShares Russell Microcap Index were worth $1,719,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 2.4% in the 2nd quarter. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC now owns 34,858 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,100,000 after buying an additional 803 shares during the period. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 95.9% in the 2nd quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 5,917 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $517,000 after buying an additional 2,896 shares during the period. Tortoise Investment Management LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 13.8% in the 2nd quarter. Tortoise Investment Management LLC now owns 5,832 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $519,000 after buying an additional 705 shares during the period. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 24.5% in the 2nd quarter. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC now owns 5,470 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $486,000 after buying an additional 1,077 shares during the period. Finally, Managed Account Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 3.5% in the 2nd quarter. Managed Account Services Inc. now owns 5,200 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $462,000 after buying an additional 175 shares during the period.

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Shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index (NYSE IWC) opened at 94.67 on Wednesday. iShares Russell Microcap Index has a 1-year low of $71.17 and a 1-year high of $96.77. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $91.43 and a 200 day moving average price of $87.82.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 27th were paid a $0.1963 dividend. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 26th.

iShares Russell Microcap Index Profile

iShares Micro-Cap ETF, formerly iShares Russell Microcap Index Fund, is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell Microcap Index (the Index). The Index measures the microcap sector of the United States equity market.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell Microcap Index (NYSE:IWC)

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