West Branch Capital LLC Grows Stock Holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV)

West Branch Capital LLC raised its position in shares of iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV) by 44.3% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 4,109 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,262 shares during the quarter. iShares Core S&P 500 ETF accounts for 1.0% of West Branch Capital LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 29th largest position. West Branch Capital LLC’s holdings in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF were worth $1,169,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of IVV. Proffitt & Goodson Inc. acquired a new position in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF in the 1st quarter worth about $35,000. Ayalon Holdings Ltd. purchased a new stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF during the 1st quarter worth approximately $40,000. WP Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF during the 1st quarter worth approximately $59,000. INR Advisory Services LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Core S&P 500 ETF during the 4th quarter worth approximately $53,000. Finally, Signet Investment Advisory Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Core S&P 500 ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $57,000.

Shares of IVV stock traded up $2.57 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $297.32. The company had a trading volume of 3,919,183 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,087,398. iShares Core S&P 500 ETF has a 12-month low of $235.46 and a 12-month high of $298.88. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $288.45.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 21st. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 18th were given a $1.7778 dividend. This represents a $7.11 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.39%. This is a positive change from iShares Core S&P 500 ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.13. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 17th.

About iShares Core S&P 500 ETF

iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the large-capitalization sector of the United States equity market.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV)

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