Banco Santander S.A. Increases Stake in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV)

Banco Santander S.A. raised its stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) by 4.3% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 27,238 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,124 shares during the period. Banco Santander S.A.’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF were worth $1,602,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in USMV. Lenox Wealth Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 1,312.9% during the first quarter. Lenox Wealth Management Inc. now owns 438 shares of the company’s stock valued at $26,000 after purchasing an additional 407 shares in the last quarter. Dakota Wealth Management increased its holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 775.5% in the first quarter. Dakota Wealth Management now owns 44,797 shares of the company’s stock valued at $27,000 after buying an additional 39,680 shares in the last quarter. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $44,000. JNBA Financial Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $45,000. Finally, Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the first quarter worth about $68,000.

Shares of USMV stock traded up $0.26 on Monday, reaching $61.99. 5,714,801 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $60.76. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF has a 1 year low of $47.44 and a 1 year high of $55.45.

The firm also recently declared a … dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 21st. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 18th were given a dividend of $0.3253 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 17th. This represents a yield of 1.81%.

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

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