Visionary Asset Management Inc. increased its position in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF (BATS:VLUE) by 12.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,563 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 514 shares during the quarter. Visionary Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF were worth $331,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Smithfield Trust Co. grew its position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF by 129.2% during the 3rd quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. now owns 1,217 shares of the company’s stock worth $107,000 after buying an additional 686 shares during the period. NEXT Financial Group Inc acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF during the 3rd quarter worth about $119,000. Global Retirement Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF during the 3rd quarter worth about $153,000. Baker Avenue Asset Management LP acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF during the 3rd quarter worth about $209,000. Finally, Belpointe Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF during the 3rd quarter worth about $233,000.

Shares of iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF stock traded up $0.49 during trading on Friday, hitting $77.05. 294,036 shares of the company were exchanged. iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF has a 1-year low of $71.21 and a 1-year high of $89.40.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 21st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 18th were issued a dividend of $0.5422 per share. This represents a $2.17 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 17th. This is a boost from iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.49.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor ETF (BATS:VLUE)

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