Investors purchased shares of Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLV) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $241.73 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $189.85 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $51.88 million into the stock. Of all companies tracked, Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund had the 32nd highest net in-flow for the day. Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund traded down ($0.35) for the day and closed at $92.93

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in XLV. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund by 23.6% during the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 8,974,567 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $853,930,000 after acquiring an additional 1,714,344 shares during the period. Schroder Investment Management Group bought a new position in Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund during the third quarter worth $159,753,000. Morgan Stanley increased its position in Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund by 22.4% during the third quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 7,691,407 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $731,837,000 after acquiring an additional 1,409,812 shares during the period. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp bought a new position in Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund during the third quarter worth $121,627,000. Finally, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. bought a new position in Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund during the third quarter worth $120,075,000.

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About Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLV)

Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to closely match the returns and characteristics of the S&P Health Care Select Sector Index (the Index). The companies included in the Index are selected on the basis of general industry classification from a universe of companies defined by the Standard & Poor’s 500 Composite Stock Index (S&P 500).

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