Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 8,149 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $118,000.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. increased its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 10.9% in the 4th quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 67,636,191 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $980,725,000 after buying an additional 6,654,368 shares during the period. Personal Capital Advisors Corp grew its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 6.0% during the 4th quarter. Personal Capital Advisors Corp now owns 17,470,560 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $253,323,000 after acquiring an additional 990,060 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 26.4% during the 4th quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 10,919,770 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $158,337,000 after acquiring an additional 2,279,991 shares in the last quarter. Raymond James & Associates boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 6.5% in the 4th quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 5,739,326 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $83,220,000 after buying an additional 352,474 shares during the last quarter. Finally, CENTRAL TRUST Co boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 5.8% in the 4th quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 5,349,002 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $77,561,000 after buying an additional 295,288 shares during the last quarter.

iShares Gold Trust stock traded down $0.17 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $15.35. 38,846,013 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 30,075,654. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $15.16 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $14.58. iShares Gold Trust has a fifty-two week low of $12.12 and a fifty-two week high of $16.17.

iShares Gold Trust Company Profile

iShares Gold Trust (the Trust) is to own gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). Each Share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in the net assets of the Trust. The assets of the Trust consist of gold held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU)

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