Aspen Investment Management Inc trimmed its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 10.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 32,956 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 3,710 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF accounts for 3.5% of Aspen Investment Management Inc’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. Aspen Investment Management Inc’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $4,413,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of IWM. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board raised its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 1,650.0% during the fourth quarter. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 1,750,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $234,305,000 after purchasing an additional 1,650,000 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 192.5% in the 4th quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 1,299,978 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $174,067,000 after buying an additional 855,505 shares during the last quarter. Rafferty Asset Management LLC raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 35.3% in the 4th quarter. Rafferty Asset Management LLC now owns 3,232,683 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $432,856,000 after buying an additional 843,952 shares during the last quarter. IBM Retirement Fund purchased a new stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $103,296,000. Finally, Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 12,038.0% in the 3rd quarter. Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC now owns 552,643 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,553,000 after buying an additional 548,090 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA IWM opened at $151.27 on Thursday. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 12 month low of $125.81 and a 12 month high of $173.39.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, March 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 21st were given a $0.4121 dividend. This represents a $1.65 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.09%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, March 20th.

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About iShares Russell 2000 ETF

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.

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