NorthRock Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) by 0.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 270,409 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,177 shares during the quarter. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust comprises about 27.9% of NorthRock Partners LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its largest holding. NorthRock Partners LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust were worth $81,876,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Hartford Financial Management Inc. acquired a new position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust during the second quarter worth about $139,000. LifePlan Financial Group Inc grew its holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 48.6% during the second quarter. LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 575 shares of the company’s stock worth $156,000 after acquiring an additional 188 shares during the period. WP Advisors LLC acquired a new position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust during the second quarter worth about $165,000. AllSquare Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 182.8% during the first quarter. AllSquare Wealth Management LLC now owns 642 shares of the company’s stock worth $169,000 after acquiring an additional 415 shares during the period. Finally, FC Advisory LLC acquired a new position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust during the second quarter worth about $201,000.

NYSEARCA:SPY opened at $291.02 on Tuesday. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a 52-week low of $248.08 and a 52-week high of $293.94.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 31st. Investors of record on Monday, September 24th will be paid a $1.3226 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 21st. This represents a $5.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.82%. This is a boost from SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.25.

About SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (the Trust) is a unit investment trust. The Trust seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P 500 Index (the Index). The Trust seeks to achieve this investment objective by holding a portfolio of the common stocks that are included in the Index (the Portfolio), with the weight of each stock in the Portfolio substantially corresponding to the weight of such stock in the Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY)

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