Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC Sells 2,635 Shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV)

Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC trimmed its position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) by 32.9% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 5,373 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,635 shares during the quarter. Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF were worth $352,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. CXI Advisors acquired a new position in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $34,000. Centerpoint Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 165.9% during the fourth quarter. Centerpoint Advisors LLC now owns 609 shares of the company’s stock valued at $40,000 after buying an additional 380 shares during the last quarter. Pacifica Partners Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the fourth quarter valued at $43,000. Carmichael Hill & Associates Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $45,000. Finally, AlphaCore Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $47,000.

Shares of USMV stock opened at $51.22 on Thursday. The business has a fifty day moving average of $62.80 and a 200 day moving average of $64.33. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF has a 1 year low of $47.44 and a 1 year high of $55.45.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, March 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.3133 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 25th. This represents a $1.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.45%.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV)

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