Verus Financial Partners Inc. raised its stake in iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF (NYSEARCA:AOR) by 31.3% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 31,250 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,445 shares during the period. iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF accounts for approximately 0.5% of Verus Financial Partners Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 14th biggest holding. Verus Financial Partners Inc. owned 0.11% of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF worth $1,397,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Mascoma Wealth Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF by 526.7% in the 4th quarter. Mascoma Wealth Management LLC now owns 752 shares of the company’s stock valued at $31,000 after buying an additional 632 shares during the period. Lake Point Wealth Management acquired a new position in shares of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF in the 4th quarter valued at about $32,000. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF by 34.5% in the 4th quarter. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. now owns 956 shares of the company’s stock valued at $39,000 after buying an additional 245 shares during the period. LifePlan Financial Group Inc boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF by 316.1% in the 4th quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 1,161 shares of the company’s stock valued at $48,000 after buying an additional 882 shares during the period. Finally, Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF by 421.4% in the 4th quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC now owns 1,825 shares of the company’s stock valued at $75,000 after buying an additional 1,475 shares during the period.

iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF stock traded up $0.05 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $45.25. 76,501 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 201,755. iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF has a fifty-two week low of $40.30 and a fifty-two week high of $45.44.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, April 8th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 3rd were paid a dividend of $0.2006 per share. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, April 2nd.

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iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF Company Profile

iShares Growth Allocation ETF, formerly iShares S&P Growth Allocation Fund (the Fund), is an open-end management investment company. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P Target Risk Growth Index (the Growth Allocation Index). The Growth Allocation Index seeks to measure the performance of an asset allocation strategy targeted to a growth-focused risk profile.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Core Growth Allocation ETF (NYSEARCA:AOR)

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