NEXT Financial Group Inc reduced its stake in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IJS) by 40.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 745 shares of the company’s stock after selling 516 shares during the period. NEXT Financial Group Inc’s holdings in iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF were worth $124,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF by 125.4% during the 2nd quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 629 shares of the company’s stock worth $102,000 after purchasing an additional 350 shares in the last quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF during the 2nd quarter worth $104,000. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF during the 2nd quarter worth $130,000. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF by 1,366.2% during the 2nd quarter. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 953 shares of the company’s stock worth $156,000 after purchasing an additional 888 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bay Colony Advisory Group Inc d b a Bay Colony Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF during the 2nd quarter worth $176,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA IJS opened at $153.50 on Friday. iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF has a one year low of $143.24 and a one year high of $174.26.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 27th were given a $0.5939 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th. This is a positive change from iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.55. This represents a $2.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.55%.

iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF Company Profile

iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF, formerly iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Value Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P SmallCap 600 Value Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the small-capitalization value sector of the United States equity market and consists of those stocks in the S&P SmallCap 600 Index exhibiting the strongest value characteristics.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IJS)

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