Sigma Planning Corp decreased its stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (NYSE:JNK) by 11.0% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 16,087 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,997 shares during the period. Sigma Planning Corp’s holdings in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF were worth $598,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management IL raised its stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 16.9% in the second quarter. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management IL now owns 24,935 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $928,000 after buying an additional 3,605 shares in the last quarter. Appleton Group LLC raised its stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 1.5% in the second quarter. Appleton Group LLC now owns 50,354 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,873,000 after buying an additional 763 shares in the last quarter. National Planning Corp raised its stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 6.0% in the second quarter. National Planning Corp now owns 12,087 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $447,000 after buying an additional 689 shares in the last quarter. Ruggie Capital Group purchased a new stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF during the second quarter valued at about $132,000. Finally, GenTrust LLC raised its stake in shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 7.8% in the second quarter. GenTrust LLC now owns 53,630 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,995,000 after buying an additional 3,896 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (NYSE JNK) opened at 36.93 on Tuesday. SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF has a one year low of $35.05 and a one year high of $37.46. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $37.14 and its 200 day moving average price is $37.00.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd were issued a dividend of $0.1634 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $1.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.31%.

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About SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF

SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF, seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital High Yield Very Liquid Index (the Index). The Index includes publicly issued United States dollar denominated, non-investment grade, fixed-rate, taxable corporate bonds that have a remaining maturity of at least one year, regardless of optionality, are rated high-yield using the middle rating of Moody’s, S&P, and Fitch, respectively, and have $600 million or more of outstanding face value.

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