iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF (NASDAQ:IUSG) Short Interest Update

iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF (NASDAQ:IUSGGet Free Report) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 136,500 shares, a decrease of 18.8% from the February 29th total of 168,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 515,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days.

Institutional Trading of iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Castleview Partners LLC purchased a new position in iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at about $28,000. Aptus Capital Advisors LLC boosted its position in iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF by 125.4% during the third quarter. Aptus Capital Advisors LLC now owns 311 shares of the company’s stock worth $29,000 after acquiring an additional 173 shares during the last quarter. GAMMA Investing LLC acquired a new stake in iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF during the fourth quarter worth approximately $31,000. Authentikos Wealth Advisory LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $32,000. Finally, Washington Trust Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF by 214.3% in the 3rd quarter. Washington Trust Advisors Inc. now owns 352 shares of the company’s stock valued at $33,000 after acquiring an additional 240 shares during the last quarter.

iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF Trading Down 0.2 %

Shares of NASDAQ IUSG traded down $0.25 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $117.21. 407,063 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 522,035. The stock has a market cap of $16.73 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.59 and a beta of 1.06. iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF has a 1 year low of $86.45 and a 1 year high of $118.45. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $113.35 and a 200 day simple moving average of $104.09.

iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF Announces Dividend

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, March 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 22nd were paid a $0.1667 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.67 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.57%.

iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF Company Profile

(Get Free Report)

The iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF (IUSG) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the S&P 900 Growth index. The fund tracks an index of US large- and mid-cap growth stocks. The index selects from stocks ranked 1-3000 by market cap based on fundamental growth factors. IUSG was launched on Jul 24, 2000 and is managed by BlackRock.

Further Reading

Receive News & Ratings for iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.