Scotia Capital Inc. Has $3.43 Million Stock Position in iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU)

Scotia Capital Inc. lessened its position in iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU) by 18.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 253,667 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 57,389 shares during the period. Scotia Capital Inc.’s holdings in iShares Gold Trust were worth $3,425,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 1.5% during the second quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 98,077,401 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,324,045,000 after acquiring an additional 1,448,445 shares during the period. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 10.6% during the second quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. now owns 62,033,652 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $837,455,000 after acquiring an additional 5,923,930 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 18.8% during the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 59,763,150 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $739,867,000 after acquiring an additional 9,456,483 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 20.4% during the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 12,344,567 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $152,826,000 after acquiring an additional 2,090,641 shares during the period. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in iShares Gold Trust by 4.2% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 11,073,610 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $149,493,000 after acquiring an additional 446,373 shares during the period.

Shares of IAU traded down $0.06 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $14.27. The stock had a trading volume of 249,212 shares, compared to its average volume of 17,855,584. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $14.27 and a 200-day moving average price of $13.07. iShares Gold Trust has a 52 week low of $11.33 and a 52 week high of $14.90.

About iShares Gold Trust

iShares Gold Trust (the Trust) is to own gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). Each Share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in the net assets of the Trust. The assets of the Trust consist of gold held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU)

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