BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Grows Holdings in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWO)

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA raised its position in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWOGet Rating) by 160.3% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 984,518 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 606,281 shares during the period. iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF comprises 0.3% of BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 25th biggest position. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA owned approximately 2.35% of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF worth $251,790,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Atria Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 87.8% during the first quarter. Atria Investments LLC now owns 17,456 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,464,000 after purchasing an additional 8,160 shares in the last quarter. BOKF NA increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 11.8% during the fourth quarter. BOKF NA now owns 36,120 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,585,000 after purchasing an additional 3,824 shares in the last quarter. Eukles Asset Management increased its stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 3.5% during the first quarter. Eukles Asset Management now owns 5,216 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,334,000 after purchasing an additional 177 shares in the last quarter. Simplex Trading LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $6,253,000. Finally, Financial Advocates Investment Management boosted its position in iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF by 3.5% during the first quarter. Financial Advocates Investment Management now owns 2,865 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $732,000 after acquiring an additional 98 shares during the last quarter.

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF Stock Performance

IWO opened at $226.39 on Wednesday. iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF has a twelve month low of $192.88 and a twelve month high of $329.88. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $228.46 and its 200 day moving average price is $229.50.

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF Profile

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iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Russell 2000 Growth Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the small-capitalization growth sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWO)

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