GYL Financial Synergies LLC boosted its stake in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) by 538.5% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 29,996 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 25,298 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 ETF makes up 0.7% of GYL Financial Synergies LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st biggest holding. GYL Financial Synergies LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell 2000 ETF were worth $4,592,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in IWM. Alera Investment Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 63.8% during the 1st quarter. Alera Investment Advisors LLC now owns 35,876 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,492,000 after buying an additional 13,980 shares in the last quarter. Williams Jones & Associates LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 0.3% during the 1st quarter. Williams Jones & Associates LLC now owns 24,064 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,684,000 after buying an additional 74 shares in the last quarter. Aureus Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 6.7% during the 1st quarter. Aureus Asset Management LLC now owns 5,148 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $788,000 after buying an additional 324 shares in the last quarter. Crosspoint Capital Strategies LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF during the 1st quarter valued at $80,000. Finally, Ascent Wealth Partners LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF by 13.8% during the 1st quarter. Ascent Wealth Partners LLC now owns 60,634 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $9,282,000 after buying an additional 7,370 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of IWM stock opened at $151.73 on Friday. iShares Russell 2000 ETF has a 12 month low of $125.81 and a 12 month high of $173.39.

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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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