Ausdal Financial Partners Inc. Lowers Stake in iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (NASDAQ:ACWI)

Ausdal Financial Partners Inc. lessened its stake in iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (NASDAQ:ACWIFree Report) by 5.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 298,528 shares of the company’s stock after selling 17,936 shares during the period. iShares MSCI ACWI ETF comprises about 3.8% of Ausdal Financial Partners Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 2nd largest holding. Ausdal Financial Partners Inc. owned approximately 0.16% of iShares MSCI ACWI ETF worth $30,381,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in ACWI. Patten Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ETF by 48.8% in the 4th quarter. Patten Group Inc. now owns 6,008 shares of the company’s stock worth $611,000 after buying an additional 1,971 shares during the last quarter. Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ETF during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $215,000. Aries Wealth Management boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ETF by 8.6% during the fourth quarter. Aries Wealth Management now owns 18,201 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,852,000 after buying an additional 1,443 shares during the period. Sound Income Strategies LLC bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI ACWI ETF during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $40,000. Finally, Northside Capital Management LLC raised its stake in iShares MSCI ACWI ETF by 22.3% in the fourth quarter. Northside Capital Management LLC now owns 48,109 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,896,000 after buying an additional 8,775 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 52.79% of the company’s stock.

iShares MSCI ACWI ETF Trading Down 0.4 %

Shares of ACWI traded down $0.45 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $106.24. 4,609,128 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,186,783. iShares MSCI ACWI ETF has a 1 year low of $84.94 and a 1 year high of $107.11. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $102.77 and its 200-day moving average is $97.71. The stock has a market capitalization of $19.31 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.44 and a beta of 0.93.

iShares MSCI ACWI ETF Increases Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 21st were issued a dividend of $0.962 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, December 20th. This is a positive change from iShares MSCI ACWI ETF’s previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.95.

iShares MSCI ACWI ETF Company Profile

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The iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (ACWI) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI AC World index. The fund tracks a market cap-weighted index of large- and mid-cap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ACWI was launched on Mar 26, 2008 and is managed by BlackRock.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (NASDAQ:ACWI)

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