Arete Wealth Advisors LLC Sells 954 Shares of iShares MBS ETF (NASDAQ:MBB)

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC lessened its holdings in iShares MBS ETF (NASDAQ:MBBGet Rating) by 22.9% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 3,217 shares of the company’s stock after selling 954 shares during the period. Arete Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings in iShares MBS ETF were worth $328,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Connectus Wealth LLC bought a new stake in iShares MBS ETF in the first quarter worth $66,648,000. Crabel Capital Management LLC increased its position in iShares MBS ETF by 22.1% during the first quarter. Crabel Capital Management LLC now owns 39,262 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,000,000 after acquiring an additional 7,100 shares during the last quarter. Fairfield Bush & CO. bought a new position in iShares MBS ETF during the first quarter valued at $33,000. Jacobson & Schmitt Advisors LLC increased its position in iShares MBS ETF by 1.3% during the first quarter. Jacobson & Schmitt Advisors LLC now owns 318,631 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,459,000 after acquiring an additional 4,060 shares during the last quarter. Finally, CIBC Asset Management Inc increased its position in iShares MBS ETF by 30.8% during the first quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc now owns 335,417 shares of the company’s stock valued at $34,169,000 after acquiring an additional 79,004 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MBS ETF Trading Down 1.1 %

MBB stock opened at $98.57 on Friday. iShares MBS ETF has a twelve month low of $94.32 and a twelve month high of $108.72. The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $97.73 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $100.30.

iShares MBS ETF Increases Dividend

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, August 5th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 2nd were paid a dividend of $0.184 per share. This is a positive change from iShares MBS ETF’s previous monthly dividend of $0.15. This represents a $2.21 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, August 1st.

iShares MBS ETF Company Profile

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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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