Columbus Macro LLC lessened its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IWD) by 8.6% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 4,783 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 452 shares during the quarter. Columbus Macro LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF were worth $606,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Edelman Financial Services LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter. Edelman Financial Services LLC now owns 17,622,229 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,138,986,000 after buying an additional 318,162 shares during the period. TIAA FSB raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF by 3.1% during the 2nd quarter. TIAA FSB now owns 7,505,702 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $911,042,000 after buying an additional 224,960 shares during the period. American Century Companies Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF by 26.1% during the 2nd quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 4,732,884 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $574,477,000 after buying an additional 980,725 shares during the period. Synovus Financial Corp raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF by 2.8% during the 2nd quarter. Synovus Financial Corp now owns 3,285,430 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $398,787,000 after buying an additional 90,664 shares during the period. Finally, Baird Financial Group Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF by 10.6% during the 2nd quarter. Baird Financial Group Inc. now owns 3,062,802 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $371,763,000 after buying an additional 293,250 shares during the period.

IWD stock opened at $121.22 on Friday. iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF has a one year low of $116.03 and a one year high of $131.56.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were given a dividend of $0.7896 per share. This represents a $3.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.61%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th. This is a positive change from iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.72.

iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF Company Profile

iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Russell 1000 Value Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the large capitalization value sector of the U.S. equity market, as represented by the Russell 1000 Value Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IWD)

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