Rice’s institutional holdings
As of August 17, 2016, institutional investors had increased their positions in Rice Energy (RICE) since 2Q16.
The percentage of float held in RICE by institutional investors has risen ~7% since 2Q16. Since the end of 2Q16, the number of new institutional buyers of RICE’s shares has increased ~11%. The number of sellers has fallen ~20%, and the number of sell-offs has remained unchanged.
In comparison, institutional investors own nearly 88% floats of Antero Resources. AR and RICE make up 0.7% of the iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (IEO).