Stephens Inc. AR lowered its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWB) by 8.9% in the second quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund owned 110,562 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,860 shares during the quarter. Stephens Inc. AR’s holdings in iShares Russell 1000 ETF were worth $17,998,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Jones Financial Companies Lllp raised its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 5.2% during the first quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 5,588,690 shares of the company’s stock valued at $879,157,000 after acquiring an additional 278,048 shares during the last quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 3.9% in the second quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 2,145,853 shares of the company’s stock valued at $349,323,000 after purchasing an additional 81,078 shares during the last quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 4.5% in the first quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 1,556,522 shares of the company’s stock valued at $244,856,000 after purchasing an additional 67,435 shares during the last quarter. Ellis Investment Partners LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 15,137.9% in the first quarter. Ellis Investment Partners LLC now owns 1,370,042 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,370,000 after purchasing an additional 1,361,051 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rinet Co LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 5.7% in the first quarter. Rinet Co LLC now owns 902,168 shares of the company’s stock valued at $141,920,000 after purchasing an additional 48,247 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IWB traded down $4.38 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $158.01. The company had a trading volume of 42,519 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,090,567. iShares Russell 1000 ETF has a twelve month low of $129.68 and a twelve month high of $168.10. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $164.60.

iShares Russell 1000 ETF Company Profile

iShares Russell 1000 ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Russell 1000 Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell 1000 Index (the Index). The Index is a float-adjusted capitalization weighted index that measures the performance of the large-capitalization sector of the United States equity market and includes securities issued by the approximately 1,000 largest issuers in the Russell 3000 Index.

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

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