Two Sigma Investments LP purchased a new position in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF (BATS:VLUE) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 90,600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,575,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in VLUE. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF by 43.4% in the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 363,722 shares of the company’s stock worth $31,953,000 after purchasing an additional 110,073 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $293,000. Keybank National Association OH acquired a new stake in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $264,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its position in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF by 0.9% in the 3rd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 535,980 shares of the company’s stock valued at $47,086,000 after acquiring an additional 4,530 shares during the period. Finally, FMR LLC increased its position in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF by 6.7% in the 3rd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 787,871 shares of the company’s stock valued at $69,214,000 after acquiring an additional 49,256 shares during the period.

VLUE opened at $79.06 on Monday. iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF has a 12 month low of $71.21 and a 12 month high of $89.40.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, March 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 21st will be given a dividend of $0.5931 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 20th. This is a boost from iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.54. This represents a $2.37 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.00%.

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