Lincoln National Corp Raises Stake in iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV)

Lincoln National Corp boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLVGet Rating) by 10.1% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 48,829 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,478 shares during the period. Lincoln National Corp’s holdings in iShares Silver Trust were worth $855,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of SLV. Blair William & Co. IL grew its position in iShares Silver Trust by 8.2% during the 1st quarter. Blair William & Co. IL now owns 105,435 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,412,000 after purchasing an additional 7,980 shares during the last quarter. Baird Financial Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of iShares Silver Trust by 14.8% in the 1st quarter. Baird Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,095,156 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $25,057,000 after acquiring an additional 140,797 shares during the period. Covestor Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of iShares Silver Trust in the 1st quarter worth $28,000. Merit Financial Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares Silver Trust by 24.5% in the 1st quarter. Merit Financial Group LLC now owns 20,346 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $466,000 after acquiring an additional 4,000 shares during the period. Finally, NewEdge Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares Silver Trust by 141.6% in the 1st quarter. NewEdge Advisors LLC now owns 312,345 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,147,000 after acquiring an additional 183,084 shares during the period.

iShares Silver Trust Stock Performance

SLV stock opened at $21.76 on Wednesday. iShares Silver Trust has a one year low of $16.19 and a one year high of $24.90. The company has a fifty day moving average of $21.21 and a 200-day moving average of $19.08.

iShares Silver Trust Profile

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iShares Silver Trust (the Trust) owns silver transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust. The Trust’s each share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in its net assets. The assets of the Trust consist of silver held by the Trust’s custodian on behalf of the Trust.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV)

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