Verity Asset Management Inc. cut its holdings in shares of iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:HDV) by 43.0% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 10,963 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 8,269 shares during the period. iShares Trust comprises about 0.8% of Verity Asset Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 29th biggest holding. Verity Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares Trust were worth $1,011,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Destination Wealth Management grew its stake in shares of iShares Trust by 2.9% during the third quarter. Destination Wealth Management now owns 177,760 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $15,278,000 after acquiring an additional 5,014 shares in the last quarter. Patten Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of iShares Trust by 1,032.4% during the third quarter. Patten Group Inc. now owns 52,148 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $401,000 after acquiring an additional 47,543 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Trust during the third quarter valued at about $632,000. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Trust during the second quarter valued at about $324,000. Finally, JFS Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Trust during the third quarter valued at about $422,000.

iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:HDV) opened at $84.88 on Monday. iShares Trust has a 52 week low of $82.07 and a 52 week high of $94.20.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:HDV)

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