iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU) Shares Sold by Forefront Analytics LLC

Forefront Analytics LLC reduced its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAUGet Rating) by 22.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 19,812 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 5,759 shares during the period. Forefront Analytics LLC’s holdings in iShares Gold Trust were worth $689,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 4.5% during the 4th quarter. Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 6,932 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $241,000 after acquiring an additional 300 shares in the last quarter. Cadinha & Co. LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 0.5% during the 4th quarter. Cadinha & Co. LLC now owns 61,063 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,126,000 after acquiring an additional 330 shares in the last quarter. Merriman Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 4.8% during the 3rd quarter. Merriman Wealth Management LLC now owns 7,654 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $256,000 after acquiring an additional 350 shares in the last quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 2.9% during the 3rd quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 13,526 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $452,000 after acquiring an additional 375 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Jacobi Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of iShares Gold Trust by 3.3% during the 3rd quarter. Jacobi Capital Management LLC now owns 12,340 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $412,000 after acquiring an additional 396 shares in the last quarter. 53.09% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of IAU stock traded up $0.49 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $35.00. 630,693 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 12,604,050. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $36.36 and a 200 day moving average of $35.39. iShares Gold Trust has a 52-week low of $32.70 and a 52-week high of $39.36.

About iShares Gold Trust (Get Rating)

iShares Gold Trust (the Trust) is to own gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). Each Share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in the net assets of the Trust. The assets of the Trust consist of gold held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU)

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