Northern Trust Corp trimmed its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (NYSE:IWO) by 3.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 329,723 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 13,077 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index were worth $55,647,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of IWO. Vestor Capital LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $117,000. Whitnell & Co. raised its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index by 37.8% during the 2nd quarter. Whitnell & Co. now owns 820 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $138,000 after buying an additional 225 shares in the last quarter. JFS Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index by 24.2% during the 2nd quarter. JFS Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 984 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $166,000 after buying an additional 192 shares in the last quarter. Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $204,000. Finally, FundX Investment Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $212,000.

iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (NYSE:IWO) opened at 181.72 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $171.63 and its 200-day moving average price is $167.11. iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index has a 52 week low of $135.01 and a 52 week high of $182.24.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 27th were paid a $0.2669 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 26th. This represents a $1.07 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.59%.

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About iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Russell 2000 Growth Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the small-capitalization growth sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (NYSE:IWO)

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