BB&T Corp raised its holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV) by 64.6% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 24,763 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 9,716 shares during the period. BB&T Corp’s holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF were worth $7,249,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Core S&P 500 ETF in the 1st quarter valued at $531,000. Allianz Asset Management GmbH raised its holdings in shares of iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 18.2% in the 1st quarter. Allianz Asset Management GmbH now owns 3,723,093 shares of the company’s stock valued at $987,997,000 after buying an additional 574,150 shares during the period. Rainier Group Investment Advisory LLC grew its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 6.2% during the 1st quarter. Rainier Group Investment Advisory LLC now owns 294,639 shares of the company’s stock worth $78,188,000 after purchasing an additional 17,163 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc grew its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 1,134.9% during the 1st quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 54,423 shares of the company’s stock worth $14,433,000 after purchasing an additional 50,016 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Amalgamated Bank grew its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 127.9% during the 1st quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 12,580 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,338,000 after purchasing an additional 7,060 shares in the last quarter.

IVV opened at $278.27 on Friday. iShares Core S&P 500 ETF has a 12 month low of $254.77 and a 12 month high of $296.69.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 27th were paid a dividend of $1.2774 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 26th. This represents a $5.11 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.84%.

About iShares Core S&P 500 ETF

iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the large-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV)

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