Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund purchased 4,391 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $70,000.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the business. Empirical Financial Services LLC d.b.a. Empirical Wealth Management increased its position in iShares Silver Trust by 2.9% in the 2nd quarter. Empirical Financial Services LLC d.b.a. Empirical Wealth Management now owns 24,169 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $346,000 after buying an additional 684 shares during the period. Sicart Associates LLC increased its position in iShares Silver Trust by 2.0% in the 3rd quarter. Sicart Associates LLC now owns 36,230 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $577,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. increased its position in iShares Silver Trust by 3.6% in the 3rd quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 20,100 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $320,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. H D Vest Advisory Services increased its position in iShares Silver Trust by 1.5% in the 2nd quarter. H D Vest Advisory Services now owns 49,230 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $705,000 after buying an additional 723 shares during the period. Finally, AdvisorNet Financial Inc increased its position in iShares Silver Trust by 58.5% in the 3rd quarter. AdvisorNet Financial Inc now owns 2,315 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $37,000 after buying an additional 854 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA SLV traded up $0.07 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $15.79. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 397,421 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,034,987. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $16.48 and a 200 day moving average price of $15.33. iShares Silver Trust has a 52 week low of $13.11 and a 52 week high of $18.35.

About iShares Silver Trust

iShares Silver Trust (the Trust) owns silver transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust. The Trust’s each share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in its net assets. The assets of the Trust consist of silver held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV)

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