iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF (BATS:QUAL) is Barings LLC’s 10th Largest Position

Barings LLC boosted its position in iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF (BATS:QUALFree Report) by 814.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 368,064 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 327,813 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF accounts for 1.7% of Barings LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 10th biggest position. Barings LLC owned 0.16% of iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF worth $54,157,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in QUAL. VisionPoint Advisory Group LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF in the third quarter valued at $25,000. NBC Securities Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF during the third quarter worth about $26,000. Signaturefd LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF by 1,414.3% during the third quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 212 shares of the company’s stock worth $28,000 after purchasing an additional 198 shares in the last quarter. Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $28,000. Finally, Thompson Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $34,000.

iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF Trading Up 0.4 %

Shares of QUAL traded up $0.72 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $163.56. 940,521 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $161.17 and a 200-day moving average price of $152.25. The company has a market cap of $43.16 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.03 and a beta of 1.03. iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF has a 1-year low of $71.96 and a 1-year high of $88.63.

iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF Company Profile

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The iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF (QUAL) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI USA Sector Neutral Quality index. The fund tracks an index of US large- and mid-cap stocks, selected and weighted by high ROE, stable earnings growth and low debt\u002Fequity, relative to peers in each sector.

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