Boston Research & Management Inc. boosted its stake in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSE:IJR) by 2.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 52,395 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,204 shares during the period. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index accounts for 2.0% of Boston Research & Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 15th largest position. Boston Research & Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index were worth $3,673,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of IJR. First Manhattan Co. raised its stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 4.4% in the second quarter. First Manhattan Co. now owns 1,786 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $125,000 after buying an additional 76 shares during the last quarter. MCF Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 35.1% in the second quarter. MCF Advisors LLC now owns 2,035 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $143,000 after buying an additional 529 shares during the last quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index during the second quarter valued at about $165,000. Garde Capital Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index during the second quarter valued at about $205,000. Finally, Horan Capital Advisors LLC. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index during the second quarter valued at about $206,000.

Shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSE:IJR) traded up 0.10% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $68.09. 147,422 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index has a 52-week low of $57.72 and a 52-week high of $72.05. The company has a 50 day moving average of $69.73 and a 200 day moving average of $69.37.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This report was originally reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are viewing this report on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US and international trademark & copyright laws. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/08/30/boston-research-management-inc-has-3-67-million-stake-in-ishares-sp-smallcap-600-index-ijr.html.

About iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index

iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF, formerly iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Fund, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of publicly traded securities in the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding IJR? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSE:IJR).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSE:IJR)

Receive News & Stock Ratings for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.