Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. boosted its position in Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB) by 147.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 26,195 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 15,622 shares during the period. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd.’s holdings in Materials Select Sector SPDR were worth $1,408,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Sei Investments Co. increased its position in shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR by 181.6% in the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 2,320 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $125,000 after buying an additional 1,496 shares during the last quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR by 7.8% in the second quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. now owns 2,480 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $133,000 after buying an additional 180 shares during the last quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR by 16.0% in the second quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 2,900 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $156,000 after buying an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. MCF Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR by 0.5% in the second quarter. MCF Advisors LLC now owns 3,360 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $181,000 after buying an additional 16 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR by 2.6% in the second quarter. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. now owns 3,980 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $214,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter.

Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA XLB) opened at 54.23 on Thursday. Materials Select Sector SPDR has a 52 week low of $45.56 and a 52 week high of $55.92. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $54.58 and a 200-day moving average price of $53.14.

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Materials Select Sector SPDR Company Profile

Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Materials Select Sector Index (the Index). The Index includes companies involved in such industries as chemicals; metals and mining; paper and forest products; containers and packaging, and construction materials.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)

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