High Falls Advisors Inc increased its stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSE:IYR) by 1,180.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 154,019 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 141,986 shares during the quarter. iShares US Real Estate ETF comprises approximately 4.8% of High Falls Advisors Inc’s holdings, making the stock its 9th largest position. High Falls Advisors Inc’s holdings in iShares US Real Estate ETF were worth $12,286,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Karp Capital Management Corp grew its stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 0.6% in the second quarter. Karp Capital Management Corp now owns 29,733 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $2,372,000 after purchasing an additional 178 shares in the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR grew its stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 3.5% in the second quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 273,409 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $21,810,000 after purchasing an additional 9,367 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 1.5% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,438,274 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $194,500,000 after purchasing an additional 36,539 shares in the last quarter. Jacobi Capital Management LLC grew its stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 8.2% in the second quarter. Jacobi Capital Management LLC now owns 70,068 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $5,474,000 after purchasing an additional 5,283 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Tuttle Tactical Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF in the second quarter worth $399,000.

iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSE IYR) traded up 0.16% on Friday, hitting $81.52. The stock had a trading volume of 1,234,575 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $80.76 and its 200-day moving average price is $79.89. iShares US Real Estate ETF has a 1-year low of $72.11 and a 1-year high of $82.43.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 27th were paid a $0.6824 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 26th. This represents a $2.73 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.35%.

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iShares US Real Estate ETF Company Profile

iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (the Fund), is a non-diversified fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the real estate sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the industry groups, such as real estate holding and development and real estate investment trusts (REITs).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSE:IYR)

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