SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors bought 14,068 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 101% compared to the average daily volume of 6,998 put options.

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF during the second quarter worth approximately $218,000. Cambridge Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF by 0.4% in the second quarter. Cambridge Advisors Inc. now owns 6,528 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,392,000 after buying an additional 25 shares during the period. Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Ve Gananot Havera Menahelet LTD raised its stake in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF by 9.6% in the second quarter. Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Ve Gananot Havera Menahelet LTD now owns 1,528 shares of the company’s stock worth $325,000 after buying an additional 134 shares during the period. Meritage Portfolio Management raised its stake in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF by 23.2% in the second quarter. Meritage Portfolio Management now owns 2,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $533,000 after buying an additional 470 shares during the period. Finally, Personal Capital Advisors Corp acquired a new stake in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF during the second quarter worth approximately $745,000.

SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) opened at 218.60 on Friday. SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF has a one year low of $178.64 and a one year high of $221.68. The company’s 50-day moving average is $216.24 and its 200 day moving average is $209.65.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, August 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.2357 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 21st. This represents a $2.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.29%.

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