Bensler LLC Invests $213,000 in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR)

Bensler LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYRFree Report) in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund purchased 2,330 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $213,000.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in IYR. Citigroup Inc. increased its holdings in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF by 592.7% in the 3rd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 1,034,769 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $80,857,000 after purchasing an additional 1,244,785 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley increased its holdings in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF by 28.4% in the 3rd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 4,674,805 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $365,289,000 after purchasing an additional 1,033,819 shares during the last quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP acquired a new stake in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $50,091,000. Bank of America Corp DE increased its holdings in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF by 19.8% in the 1st quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 3,210,841 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $272,600,000 after purchasing an additional 529,576 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Point72 Asset Management L.P. acquired a new stake in iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $42,521,000.

iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF Stock Performance

iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF stock opened at $89.90 on Monday. iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF has a fifty-two week low of $72.88 and a fifty-two week high of $92.85. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $88.08 and a 200 day moving average price of $84.89. The company has a market capitalization of $3.13 billion, a PE ratio of 28.43 and a beta of 0.91.

About iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF

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iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF, formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (the Fund), is a non-diversified fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the real estate sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the industry groups, such as real estate holding and development and real estate investment trusts (REITs).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR)

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