Quadrant Capital Group LLC lifted its holdings in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) by 6,858.4% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 161,018 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 158,704 shares during the period. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust makes up approximately 13.4% of Quadrant Capital Group LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its largest position. Quadrant Capital Group LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust were worth $46,804,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Hartford Financial Management Inc. bought a new stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust in the 2nd quarter valued at $139,000. LifePlan Financial Group Inc lifted its holdings in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 48.6% during the 2nd 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 bought a new position in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust during the 2nd quarter worth about $165,000. NuWave Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 283.0% during the 3rd quarter. NuWave Investment Management LLC now owns 609 shares of the company’s stock worth $177,000 after acquiring an additional 450 shares during the period. Finally, Mainstay Capital Management LLC ADV lifted its holdings in shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 15,227.1% during the 2nd quarter. Mainstay Capital Management LLC ADV now owns 43,529 shares of the company’s stock worth $194,000 after acquiring an additional 43,245 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA:SPY opened at $281.01 on Thursday. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a 52 week low of $252.92 and a 52 week high of $293.94.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 24th were issued a dividend of $1.3226 per share. This represents a $5.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.88%. This is an increase from SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.25. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 21st.

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SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust Company Profile

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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