iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) Shares Sold by Astor Investment Management LLC

Astor Investment Management LLC lessened its position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (BATS:USMV) by 38.8% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 762,133 shares of the company’s stock after selling 483,997 shares during the period. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF accounts for about 8.4% of Astor Investment Management LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 5th biggest holding. Astor Investment Management LLC’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF were worth $49,995,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of USMV. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC acquired a new position in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $28,000. Stonebridge Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $31,000. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $32,000. Centerpoint Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF by 165.9% during the 4th quarter. Centerpoint Advisors LLC now owns 609 shares of the company’s stock worth $40,000 after buying an additional 380 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Selective Wealth Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF during the 4th quarter worth approximately $56,000.

Shares of BATS:USMV traded up $0.17 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $67.79. 4,537,306 shares of the company were exchanged. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF has a 12-month low of $47.44 and a 12-month high of $55.45. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $65.65 and its 200-day moving average price is $64.12.

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

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