Rice Hall James & Associates LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index (NYSE:IWC) by 24.5% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 5,470 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,077 shares during the period. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell Microcap Index were worth $486,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in IWC. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index by 2.4% in the second quarter. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC now owns 34,858 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,100,000 after buying an additional 803 shares in the last quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC increased its stake in iShares Russell Microcap Index by 95.9% in the second quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 5,917 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $517,000 after buying an additional 2,896 shares during the period. Managed Account Services Inc. increased its stake in iShares Russell Microcap Index by 3.5% in the second quarter. Managed Account Services Inc. now owns 5,200 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $462,000 after buying an additional 175 shares during the period. IFP Advisors Inc increased its stake in iShares Russell Microcap Index by 2.1% in the second quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 1,658 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $147,000 after buying an additional 34 shares during the period. Finally, Oakworth Capital Inc. purchased a new stake in iShares Russell Microcap Index during the second quarter worth about $101,000.

Shares of iShares Russell Microcap Index (IWC) opened at 85.39 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $88.29 and its 200-day moving average price is $86.18. iShares Russell Microcap Index has a 52-week low of $71.17 and a 52-week high of $90.34.

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About iShares Russell Microcap Index

iShares Micro-Cap ETF, formerly iShares Russell Microcap Index Fund, is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell Microcap Index (the Index). The Index measures the microcap sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell Microcap Index (NYSE:IWC)

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