Virtu KCG Holdings LLC lifted its position in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) by 112.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 49,407 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 26,133 shares during the quarter. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC’s holdings in Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR were worth $2,714,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its stake in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR by 5.1% during the 2nd quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 833,091 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $45,770,000 after acquiring an additional 40,520 shares during the period. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. grew its stake in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR by 5,318.8% during the 2nd quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 617,146 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $33,905,000 after acquiring an additional 605,757 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its stake in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR by 7.3% during the 2nd quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 323,917 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $17,796,000 after acquiring an additional 21,933 shares during the period. Spinnaker Trust grew its stake in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR by 2.1% during the 2nd quarter. Spinnaker Trust now owns 314,152 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $17,260,000 after acquiring an additional 6,377 shares during the period. Finally, Alps Advisors Inc. grew its stake in shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Alps Advisors Inc. now owns 293,869 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $16,145,000 after acquiring an additional 1,799 shares during the period.

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Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE XLP) traded up 0.59% on Monday, hitting $54.24. The stock had a trading volume of 1,349,367 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $55.19 and a 200 day moving average of $55.28. Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR has a 52 week low of $49.98 and a 52 week high of $57.36.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 25th. Investors of record on Monday, September 18th will be given a dividend of $0.346 per share. This represents a $1.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 15th.

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Profile

Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in The Consumer Staples Select Sector Index (the Index).The Fund typically invests in substantially all of the securities represented in the Index in approximately the same proportions as the Index.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)

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