Charter Trust Co. trimmed its position in Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE) by 4.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 126,857 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 5,355 shares during the quarter. Energy Select Sector SPDR makes up 1.1% of Charter Trust Co.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 26th largest position. Charter Trust Co.’s holdings in Energy Select Sector SPDR were worth $9,167,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Moors & Cabot Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 19.7% in the 3rd quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 4,736 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $326,000 after purchasing an additional 778 shares in the last quarter. Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 2.0% in the 4th quarter. Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC now owns 48,461 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,502,000 after purchasing an additional 933 shares in the last quarter. Narus Financial Partners LLC raised its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 9.0% in the 3rd quarter. Narus Financial Partners LLC now owns 11,454 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $784,000 after purchasing an additional 945 shares in the last quarter. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora raised its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 12.9% in the 4th quarter. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora now owns 9,336 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $674,000 after purchasing an additional 1,067 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BB&T Investment Services Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 103.9% in the 3rd quarter. BB&T Investment Services Inc. now owns 2,117 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $146,000 after purchasing an additional 1,079 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA XLE) traded up $0.67 on Wednesday, hitting $77.11. 14,006,381 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 14,667,927. Energy Select Sector SPDR has a fifty-two week low of $61.80 and a fifty-two week high of $77.65. The firm has a market cap of $20,170.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of -12.16.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Investors of record on Monday, December 18th were paid a dividend of $0.4583 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, December 15th. This represents a $1.83 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.38%. Energy Select Sector SPDR’s dividend payout ratio is currently -34.54%.

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Energy Select Sector SPDR Company Profile

Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Energy Select Sector Index (the Index). The Index includes companies from the following industries oil, gas and consumable fuels, and energy equipment and services.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE)

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