Westside Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:HDV) by 915.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 2,344 shares during the period. Westside Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares Trust were worth $254,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the business. FMR LLC increased its holdings in iShares Trust by 43.0% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,796,075 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $232,438,000 after buying an additional 840,160 shares in the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its holdings in iShares Trust by 8.8% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 1,981,761 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $164,880,000 after buying an additional 160,350 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in iShares Trust by 20.9% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,866,148 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $155,133,000 after buying an additional 322,858 shares in the last quarter. FIL Ltd increased its holdings in iShares Trust by 9.6% in the second quarter. FIL Ltd now owns 761,901 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $63,337,000 after buying an additional 66,702 shares in the last quarter. Finally, M&T Bank Corp increased its holdings in iShares Trust by 2.3% in the second quarter. M&T Bank Corp now owns 654,253 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $54,388,000 after buying an additional 14,964 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of iShares Trust (NYSEARCA HDV) traded down 0.36% on Friday, reaching $86.38. 152,071 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $85.05 and its 200-day moving average price is $84.18. iShares Trust has a 1-year low of $77.86 and a 1-year high of $86.78.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 27th were issued a $0.7317 dividend. This is an increase from iShares Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.72. This represents a $2.93 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 26th.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:HDV)

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