Carroll Financial Associates Inc. increased its holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV) by 16.1% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 40,112 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,559 shares during the quarter. iShares Core S&P 500 ETF comprises 1.1% of Carroll Financial Associates Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 15th biggest position. Carroll Financial Associates Inc.’s holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF were worth $10,259,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of IVV. Garde Capital Inc. increased its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 1.7% in the third quarter. Garde Capital Inc. now owns 2,636 shares of the company’s stock valued at $725,000 after acquiring an additional 44 shares during the last quarter. OmniStar Financial Group Inc. increased its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 1.8% in the second quarter. OmniStar Financial Group Inc. now owns 9,878 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,697,000 after acquiring an additional 178 shares during the last quarter. Keel Point LLC increased its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 9.7% in the third quarter. Keel Point LLC now owns 2,071 shares of the company’s stock valued at $606,000 after acquiring an additional 183 shares during the last quarter. Intersect Capital LLC increased its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 0.9% in the third quarter. Intersect Capital LLC now owns 21,097 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,176,000 after acquiring an additional 184 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rational Advisors LLC increased its stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF by 36.4% in the third quarter. Rational Advisors LLC now owns 720 shares of the company’s stock valued at $211,000 after acquiring an additional 192 shares during the last quarter.

IVV traded down $0.29 during trading on Friday, reaching $260.22. The stock had a trading volume of 353,144 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,423,549. iShares Core S&P 500 ETF has a one year low of $235.46 and a one year high of $296.69.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st were paid a dividend of $0.3223 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, December 28th. This represents a $1.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.50%.

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iShares Core S&P 500 ETF Company Profile

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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