iShares MBS ETF (NASDAQ:MBB) Position Raised by Park Avenue Securities LLC

Park Avenue Securities LLC raised its position in iShares MBS ETF (NASDAQ:MBBFree Report) by 4.1% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,376,978 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 54,834 shares during the period. iShares MBS ETF accounts for 1.6% of Park Avenue Securities LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest holding. Park Avenue Securities LLC owned approximately 0.44% of iShares MBS ETF worth $127,260,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Register Financial Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of iShares MBS ETF by 584.6% in the 4th quarter. Register Financial Advisors LLC now owns 267 shares of the company’s stock valued at $25,000 after purchasing an additional 228 shares during the last quarter. LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA purchased a new position in shares of iShares MBS ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $28,000. Kozak & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MBS ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $31,000. Versant Capital Management Inc purchased a new position in shares of iShares MBS ETF in the 1st quarter valued at $32,000. Finally, Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MBS ETF in the 4th quarter valued at $34,000. 91.70% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

iShares MBS ETF Trading Up 0.0 %

Shares of NASDAQ MBB traded up $0.03 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $92.55. The company had a trading volume of 1,023,383 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,475,296. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $90.99 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $91.96. iShares MBS ETF has a 52-week low of $85.28 and a 52-week high of $94.55.

iShares MBS ETF Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 3rd were given a dividend of $0.3002 per share. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, June 3rd.

About iShares MBS ETF

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iShares MBS ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Barclays MBS Bond Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results, which correspond to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. MBS Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of investment grade mortgage-backed pass-through securities issued by the Government National Mortgage (GNMA).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MBS ETF (NASDAQ:MBB)

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