SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:SPTS) Sees Strong Trading Volume

SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:SPTSGet Free Report) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Wednesday . Approximately 3,369,492 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 111% from the previous session’s volume of 1,595,749 shares.The stock last traded at $28.80 and had previously closed at $28.77.

SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF Trading Down 0.2 %

The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $28.76 and a 200-day moving average price of $28.89.

Institutional Trading of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in SPTS. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan grew its stake in SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF by 64.8% during the first quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 21,697,170 shares of the company’s stock worth $627,482,000 after buying an additional 8,531,951 shares during the period. RiverFront Investment Group LLC bought a new position in shares of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $101,105,000. GLOBALT Investments LLC GA bought a new position in shares of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $92,343,000. Fisher Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF by 7.0% during the fourth quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 44,050,393 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,279,664,000 after acquiring an additional 2,898,412 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. grew its position in shares of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF by 70.5% during the fourth quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,187,986 shares of the company’s stock worth $179,761,000 after acquiring an additional 2,558,097 shares during the last quarter.

SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF Company Profile

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The SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF (SPTS) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in investment grade fixed income. The fund tracks a market-value-weighted index of US Treasurys with remaining maturities between 1-3 years. SPTS was launched on Nov 30, 2011 and is managed by State Street.

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