Scotia Capital Inc. grew its position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) by 1,024.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 44,889 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 40,897 shares during the period. Scotia Capital Inc.’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF were worth $2,771,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in USMV. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 7.6% in the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 13,850,409 shares of the company’s stock valued at $854,986,000 after buying an additional 978,715 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 17.5% in the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 12,640,829 shares of the company’s stock valued at $780,319,000 after acquiring an additional 1,878,353 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 35.7% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 10,114,513 shares of the company’s stock valued at $594,733,000 after acquiring an additional 2,662,981 shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC boosted its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 11.7% in the second quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 9,583,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $591,565,000 after acquiring an additional 1,003,760 shares in the last quarter. Finally, PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 3.2% in the first quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 4,860,992 shares of the company’s stock valued at $285,826,000 after acquiring an additional 152,727 shares in the last quarter.

BATS USMV traded down $0.26 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $63.86. The company had a trading volume of 3,291,188 shares. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF has a 1-year low of $47.44 and a 1-year high of $55.45. The business has a 50 day moving average of $63.26 and a 200-day moving average of $60.79.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV)

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