SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) Shares Sold by Eqis Capital Management Inc.

Eqis Capital Management Inc. trimmed its holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) by 91.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,508 shares of the company’s stock after selling 119,422 shares during the quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust were worth $3,415,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 30.2% in the second quarter. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. now owns 13,121 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,845,000 after purchasing an additional 3,045 shares in the last quarter. Ledyard National Bank lifted its stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 3.9% in the second quarter. Ledyard National Bank now owns 20,818 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,100,000 after buying an additional 791 shares during the last quarter. Patten Group Inc. lifted its stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 1.7% in the second quarter. Patten Group Inc. now owns 14,906 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,368,000 after buying an additional 249 shares during the last quarter. Financial Partners Group Inc lifted its stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 4.1% in the second quarter. Financial Partners Group Inc now owns 7,984 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,339,000 after buying an additional 317 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Carroll Financial Associates Inc. lifted its stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 1.4% in the second quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 61,463 shares of the company’s stock valued at $18,008,000 after buying an additional 865 shares during the last quarter.

NYSEARCA SPY traded up $1.38 on Tuesday, reaching $309.73. The stock had a trading volume of 6,665,258 shares, compared to its average volume of 72,326,633. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a 12-month low of $233.76 and a 12-month high of $309.65. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $299.21 and its 200 day moving average price is $293.72.

The company also recently disclosed a — dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 23rd were paid a $1.3836 dividend. This represents a yield of 1.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 20th.

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 (NYSEARCA:SPY)

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