D.B. Root & Company LLC decreased its holdings in iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR) by 10.4% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,677 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 658 shares during the period. D.B. Root & Company LLC’s holdings in iShares US Real Estate ETF were worth $528,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Fulcrum Equity Management bought a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF in the third quarter worth about $25,000. HM Payson & Co. bought a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF in the second quarter worth about $40,000. Parallel Advisors LLC lifted its stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF by 59.2% in the third quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 807 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $75,000 after purchasing an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. bought a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF in the third quarter worth about $79,000. Finally, Venturi Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF in the third quarter worth about $104,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA IYR opened at $93.55 on Wednesday. iShares US Real Estate ETF has a 1 year low of $77.74 and a 1 year high of $96.00. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $92.30 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $91.87.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th were given a dividend of $0.8862 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 16th. This is a positive change from iShares US Real Estate ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.69. This represents a $3.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.79%.

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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