iShares Global 100 ETF (NYSEARCA:IOO) Sets New 1-Year High at $55.16

iShares Global 100 ETF (NYSEARCA:IOO) shares hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $55.16 and last traded at $55.16, with a volume of 100 shares. The stock had previously closed at $54.93.

The company’s fifty day simple moving average is $53.51 and its 200 day simple moving average is $50.47.

The business also recently disclosed a semi-annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 17th were issued a $0.4363 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 16th. This represents a yield of 2%.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. purchased a new stake in iShares Global 100 ETF in the second quarter worth about $56,000. Stonebridge Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Global 100 ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $153,000. BB&T Securities LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares Global 100 ETF during the third quarter valued at approximately $230,000. Cetera Investment Advisers lifted its holdings in shares of iShares Global 100 ETF by 3.4% during the third quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers now owns 6,370 shares of the company’s stock valued at $316,000 after purchasing an additional 209 shares during the last quarter. Finally, LifePlan Financial Group Inc lifted its holdings in shares of iShares Global 100 ETF by 4.0% during the third quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 6,429 shares of the company’s stock valued at $318,000 after purchasing an additional 246 shares during the last quarter.

iShares Global 100 ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:IOO)

iShares Global 100 ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares S&P Global 100 Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P Global 100 Index (the Index). The Index is designed to measure the performance of 100 large-capitalization global companies.

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