Donald L. Hagan LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSEARCA:IJR) by 2,452.8% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 71,684 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 68,876 shares during the period. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index makes up about 4.7% of Donald L. Hagan LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 5th largest position. Donald L. Hagan LLC’s holdings in iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index were worth $5,506,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in IJR. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 1.0% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 227,845 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $15,974,000 after purchasing an additional 2,214 shares during the last quarter. CIBC World Markets Inc. raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 8.3% in the second quarter. CIBC World Markets Inc. now owns 10,056 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $705,000 after purchasing an additional 774 shares during the last quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 15.1% in the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 5,970 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $419,000 after purchasing an additional 784 shares during the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 7.5% in the second quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 14,376 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,008,000 after purchasing an additional 997 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Fiera Capital Corp raised its holdings in shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index by 19.6% in the second quarter. Fiera Capital Corp now owns 243,913 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $17,101,000 after purchasing an additional 39,905 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSEARCA:IJR) traded up $0.36 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $79.56. 2,125,510 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,892,778. The stock has a market capitalization of $37,350.00 and a P/E ratio of 11.22. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index has a 52 week low of $66.54 and a 52 week high of $79.95.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th were issued a $0.2653 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 19th. This represents a $1.06 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.33%. This is an increase from iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index’s dividend payout ratio is currently 12.98%.

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About iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index

iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF, formerly iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Fund, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of publicly traded securities in the small-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (NYSEARCA:IJR)

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