Cypress Capital Group reduced its stake in iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) by 1.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,914 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 25 shares during the quarter. Cypress Capital Group’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Index were worth $269,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc. raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 Index by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc. now owns 2,415 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $340,000 after buying an additional 17 shares during the last quarter. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 1,458 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $207,000 after purchasing an additional 20 shares during the last quarter. Peapack Gladstone Financial Corp increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. Peapack Gladstone Financial Corp now owns 3,046 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $429,000 after purchasing an additional 20 shares during the last quarter. Abbrea Capital LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Abbrea Capital LLC now owns 8,129 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,146,000 after purchasing an additional 30 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Stelac Advisory Services LLC increased its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index by 1.0% during the 2nd quarter. Stelac Advisory Services LLC now owns 3,675 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $518,000 after purchasing an additional 35 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM) traded up 0.130% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $149.835. The stock had a trading volume of 4,437,694 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $143.79 and its 200-day moving average is $140.10. iShares Russell 2000 Index has a 12 month low of $114.88 and a 12 month high of $150.68.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 27th were paid a $0.3485 dividend. This represents a $1.39 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 26th.

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iShares Russell 2000 Index Company Profile

iShares Russell 2000 ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell 2000 Index (the Index). The Index is a float-adjusted capitalization weighted index that measures the performance of the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market and includes securities issued by the approximately 2,000 smallest issuers in the Russell 3000 Index.

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

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