Lee Danner & Bass Inc. maintained its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 11,291 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Lee Danner & Bass Inc.’s holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust were worth $2,730,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC boosted its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 24,242.9% in the second quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 1,625,863 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,724,000 after buying an additional 1,619,184 shares during the period. ING Groep NV boosted its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 52.2% in the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 1,422,875 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $344,051,000 after buying an additional 487,784 shares during the period. Sanders Capital LLC boosted its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 24.3% in the second quarter. Sanders Capital LLC now owns 827,342 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $200,051,000 after buying an additional 161,605 shares during the period. CTC LLC boosted its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 164.4% in the second quarter. CTC LLC now owns 248,205 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $59,904,000 after buying an additional 154,334 shares during the period. Finally, Axel Capital Management LLC boosted its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 18.7% in the second quarter. Axel Capital Management LLC now owns 551,270 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $133,297,000 after buying an additional 87,000 shares during the period.

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) opened at 247.26 on Wednesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $244.59 and a 200-day moving average price of $238.25. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a one year low of $208.38 and a one year high of $248.91.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 20th were given a dividend of $1.1831 per share. This is an increase from SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.03. This represents a $4.73 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.91%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, June 16th.

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Separately, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upped their price target on SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust from $123.00 to $129.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 28th.

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 (NYSE:SPY)

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