Atria Investments LLC raised its stake in iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (BATS:ITA) by 5.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 9,531 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 508 shares during the quarter. Atria Investments LLC’s holdings in iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF were worth $2,063,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of ITA. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF by 20,650.3% in the second quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,255,352 shares of the company’s stock worth $11,689,000 after purchasing an additional 2,244,483 shares during the last quarter. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. raised its stake in shares of iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF by 294.5% in the second quarter. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. now owns 226,747 shares of the company’s stock worth $43,729,000 after purchasing an additional 169,267 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley grew its holdings in shares of iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF by 9.1% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,404,360 shares of the company’s stock valued at $270,296,000 after acquiring an additional 116,754 shares in the last quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF in the second quarter valued at approximately $8,520,000. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE grew its holdings in shares of iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF by 3.0% in the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 1,446,418 shares of the company’s stock valued at $278,392,000 after acquiring an additional 42,733 shares in the last quarter.

ITA stock opened at $201.02 on Friday. iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF has a 12-month low of $145.00 and a 12-month high of $206.56.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were issued a $0.8692 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th. This is a positive change from iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.43. This represents a $3.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.73%.

iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF Profile

iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense 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 Dow Jones U.S. Select Aerospace & Defense Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (BATS:ITA)

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