Simplex Trading LLC grew its stake in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF (NASDAQ:DVY) by 14.4% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 15,626 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,971 shares during the period. Simplex Trading LLC’s holdings in iShares Select Dividend ETF were worth $1,540,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of DVY. Federated Investors Inc. PA lifted its position in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF by 244.9% during the 2nd quarter. Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 1,207 shares of the company’s stock valued at $111,000 after acquiring an additional 857 shares during the period. First Interstate Bank lifted its position in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF by 148.0% during the 3rd quarter. First Interstate Bank now owns 1,240 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,000 after acquiring an additional 740 shares during the period. Monetary Management Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF by 8.5% during the 2nd quarter. Monetary Management Group Inc. now owns 1,275 shares of the company’s stock valued at $118,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares during the period. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. lifted its position in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF by 2,272.7% during the 3rd quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 1,566 shares of the company’s stock valued at $147,000 after acquiring an additional 1,500 shares during the period. Finally, Intellectus Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $174,000.

iShares Select Dividend ETF (NASDAQ:DVY) traded down $0.16 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $99.04. 818,064 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 858,229. iShares Select Dividend ETF has a 52 week low of $88.03 and a 52 week high of $99.99. The firm has a market cap of $17,990.00, a P/E ratio of 16.84 and a beta of 0.75.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th were given a dividend of $0.798 per share. This represents a $3.19 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.22%. This is an increase from iShares Select Dividend ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.73. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 19th. iShares Select Dividend ETF’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 50.34%.

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About iShares Select Dividend ETF

iShares Select Dividend ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of a selected group of equity securities issued by companies that have provided relatively high dividend yields on a consistent basis over time.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Select Dividend ETF (NASDAQ:DVY)

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