Texas Permanent School Fund lowered its stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY) by 0.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 36,293 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 200 shares during the period. Texas Permanent School Fund’s holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust were worth $8,776,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of SPY. Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC raised its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 0.4% in the second quarter. Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC now owns 129,266 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $31,257,000 after buying an additional 577 shares during the last quarter. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. raised its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 6.4% in the second quarter. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. now owns 78,963 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $19,093,000 after buying an additional 4,761 shares during the last quarter. Greenleaf Trust raised its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 3.3% in the second quarter. Greenleaf Trust now owns 11,174 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,702,000 after buying an additional 354 shares during the last quarter. Axel Capital Management LLC raised 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 last quarter. Finally, Appropriate Balance Financial Services Inc. raised its position in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 2.1% in the second quarter. Appropriate Balance Financial Services Inc. now owns 22,812 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $94,343,000 after buying an additional 469 shares during the last quarter.

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY) opened at 243.76 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $244.95 and its 200 day moving average price is $238.82. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a 52-week low of $208.38 and a 52-week high of $248.91.

The business 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. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, June 16th. This is an increase from SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.03. This represents a $4.73 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.94%.

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

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 (NYSE:SPY)

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