Global Retirement Partners LLC boosted its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (NYSEARCA:SDY) by 64.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 2,229 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 872 shares during the quarter. Global Retirement Partners LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF were worth $218,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of SDY. WealthTrust Fairport LLC bought a new position in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF during the first quarter valued at about $103,000. Live Your Vision LLC grew its position in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF by 168.7% during the second quarter. Live Your Vision LLC now owns 1,115 shares of the company’s stock valued at $105,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. BerganKDV Wealth Management LLC bought a new position in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF during the second quarter valued at about $105,000. Bay Colony Advisory Group Inc d b a Bay Colony Advisors bought a new position in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF during the second quarter valued at about $130,000. Finally, NEXT Financial Group Inc bought a new position in SPDR S&P Dividend ETF during the third quarter valued at about $157,000.

SDY opened at $94.14 on Friday. SPDR S&P Dividend ETF has a fifty-two week low of $87.95 and a fifty-two week high of $100.07.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 26th. Investors of record on Monday, September 24th were given a dividend of $0.5951 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 21st. This represents a $2.38 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.53%.

About SPDR S&P Dividend ETF

The SPDR S&P Dividend ETF seeks to closely match the returns and characteristics of the S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index (the Index). The Index is designed to measure the performance of the 60 highest dividend yielding S&P Composite 1500 Index constituents that have followed a managed-dividends policy of consistently increasing dividends every year for at least 25 consecutive years.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (NYSEARCA:SDY)

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