74,585 Shares in iShares US Real Estate ETF (IYR) Purchased by Manning & Napier Group LLC

Manning & Napier Group LLC purchased a new stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR) in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 74,585 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $5,967,000.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Phocas Financial Corp. lifted its position in iShares US Real Estate ETF by 999,874.7% in the second quarter. Phocas Financial Corp. now owns 108,227,257 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $872,000 after acquiring an additional 108,216,434 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley raised its holdings in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 75.3% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 9,622,312 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $775,367,000 after buying an additional 4,132,965 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 2.1% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,577,851 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $194,551,000 after buying an additional 53,097 shares during the last quarter. Bank of Nova Scotia raised its holdings in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 100.0% in the second quarter. Bank of Nova Scotia now owns 2,500,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $201,450,000 after buying an additional 1,250,000 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America purchased a new stake in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF in the second quarter valued at about $120,870,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:IYR opened at $75.55 on Friday. iShares US Real Estate ETF has a one year low of $71.26 and a one year high of $83.62.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were issued a $0.782 dividend. This represents a $3.13 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.14%. This is a boost from iShares US Real Estate ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.77. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th.

iShares US Real Estate ETF Profile

iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (the Fund), is a non-diversified fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the real estate sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the industry groups, such as real estate holding and development and real estate investment trusts (REITs).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR)

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