Investors sold shares of iShares Gold Trust(ETF) (NYSEARCA:IAU) on strength during trading on Wednesday. $21.88 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $54.75 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $32.87 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, iShares Gold Trust(ETF) had the 26th highest net out-flow for the day. iShares Gold Trust(ETF) traded up $0.03 for the day and closed at $12.15

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Gold Trust(ETF) by 15.7% during the 3rd quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 67,603,646 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $832,201,000 after purchasing an additional 9,187,508 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Gold Trust(ETF) by 22.5% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 45,171,550 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $539,348,000 after purchasing an additional 8,299,924 shares during the period. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Gold Trust(ETF) by 61.0% during the 3rd quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 17,068,300 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $210,111,000 after purchasing an additional 6,467,000 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in iShares Gold Trust(ETF) by 6,297.7% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 11,208,354 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $133,828,000 after purchasing an additional 11,033,161 shares during the period. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in iShares Gold Trust(ETF) by 10.0% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 8,968,233 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $110,398,000 after purchasing an additional 813,291 shares during the period.

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About iShares Gold Trust(ETF)

iShares Gold Trust (the Trust) is to own gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). Each Share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in the net assets of the Trust. The assets of the Trust consist of gold held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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