Franklin Resources Inc. Acquires 49 Shares of iShares Semiconductor ETF (NASDAQ:SOXX)

Franklin Resources Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares Semiconductor ETF (NASDAQ:SOXXFree Report) by 2.7% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 1,895 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 49 shares during the quarter. Franklin Resources Inc.’s holdings in iShares Semiconductor ETF were worth $1,092,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares Semiconductor ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Signaturefd LLC purchased a new position in iShares Semiconductor ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $29,000. Macroview Investment Management LLC grew its holdings in iShares Semiconductor ETF by 307.7% during the fourth quarter. Macroview Investment Management LLC now owns 53 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $31,000 after purchasing an additional 40 shares during the period. GAMMA Investing LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Semiconductor ETF in the fourth quarter worth $36,000. Finally, Tortoise Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Semiconductor ETF during the 4th quarter valued at $36,000.

iShares Semiconductor ETF Stock Performance

Shares of SOXX opened at $242.73 on Thursday. iShares Semiconductor ETF has a fifty-two week low of $144.40 and a fifty-two week high of $243.63. The business has a 50-day moving average of $222.87 and a 200 day moving average of $206.91. The firm has a market cap of $14.04 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.60 and a beta of 1.34.

iShares Semiconductor ETF Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, March 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 22nd were paid a $0.2249 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.37%.

iShares Semiconductor ETF Profile

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iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF, formerly iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the United States-listed semiconductor stocks as represented by the PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (the Index).

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