Gradient Investments LLC grew its position in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:SPEM) by 37.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 1,603,831 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 434,124 shares during the period. SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF makes up about 2.7% of Gradient Investments LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest holding. Gradient Investments LLC’s holdings in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF were worth $60,288,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of SPEM. Jane Street Group LLC bought a new position in shares of SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF during the second quarter valued at $69,185,000. ICONIQ Capital LLC bought a new stake in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF in the 3rd quarter worth about $20,681,000. Morgan Stanley raised its position in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF by 24.5% in the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,612,235 shares of the company’s stock worth $57,702,000 after buying an additional 316,949 shares during the last quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC purchased a new position in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter worth about $10,681,000. Finally, CWH Capital Management Inc. bought a new position in SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $10,344,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA SPEM traded down $0.23 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $38.22. 73,546 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,355,522. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $37.21 and a 200-day simple moving average of $35.58. SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF has a 52-week low of $32.71 and a 52-week high of $38.67.

The business also recently disclosed a semi-annual dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 31st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 24th were issued a dividend of $0.7243 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.2%.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:SPEM)

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