Buckingham Asset Management LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index (NYSE:IWF) by 24.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 18,997 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 3,748 shares during the period. Buckingham Asset Management LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index were worth $2,261,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index by 11,585.0% in the second quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 4,423,140 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $37,163,000 after buying an additional 4,385,287 shares in the last quarter. Private Vista LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index by 12,178.0% in the second quarter. Private Vista LLC now owns 3,132,732 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $537,000 after buying an additional 3,107,217 shares in the last quarter. Park Avenue Securities LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index during the second quarter worth approximately $26,145,000. Jennison Associates LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index by 386.9% in the second quarter. Jennison Associates LLC now owns 74,484 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,865,000 after buying an additional 59,185 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Advisors Preferred LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index during the second quarter worth approximately $6,155,000.

Shares of iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index (NYSE IWF) traded up 0.02% on Friday, reaching $121.43. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 624,124 shares. iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index has a 52-week low of $99.57 and a 52-week high of $123.32. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $121.59 and its 200-day moving average is $117.28.

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About iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index

iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment returns that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell 1000 Growth Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of equity securities of Russell 1000 index issuers with relatively higher price-to-book ratios and higher forecasted growth.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index (NYSE:IWF)

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