Visionary Asset Management Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) by 6.2% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,975 shares of the company’s stock after selling 589 shares during the quarter. Visionary Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF were worth $471,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. BDO Wealth Advisors LLC grew its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 14.0% during the second quarter. BDO Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 8,431 shares of the company’s stock worth $448,000 after buying an additional 1,035 shares during the period. Global Trust Asset Management LLC grew its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 34.7% during the third quarter. Global Trust Asset Management LLC now owns 49,110 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,801,000 after buying an additional 12,639 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can grew its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 8.6% during the third quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 98,749 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,634,000 after buying an additional 7,858 shares during the period. GWM Advisors LLC grew its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 18.7% during the third quarter. GWM Advisors LLC now owns 42,125 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,403,000 after buying an additional 6,642 shares during the period. Finally, Almanack Investment Partners LLC. grew its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 1,025.0% during the third quarter. Almanack Investment Partners LLC. now owns 80,986 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,577,000 after buying an additional 73,787 shares during the period.

Shares of BATS USMV traded down $0.19 during trading on Friday, reaching $53.14. 2,519,565 shares of the stock were exchanged. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF has a twelve month low of $47.44 and a twelve month high of $55.45.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st were given a dividend of $0.0327 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 28th. This represents a $0.13 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.25%.

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