Regentatlantic Capital LLC Boosts Stock Position in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE)

Regentatlantic Capital LLC grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE) by 10.1% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 33,832 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 3,100 shares during the period. Regentatlantic Capital LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF were worth $2,217,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Neuberger Berman Group LLC lifted its holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 12,767.6% in the 1st quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 1,765,568 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $117,128,000 after purchasing an additional 1,751,847 shares in the last quarter. Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC purchased a new position in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF in the 1st quarter worth approximately $107,599,000. Sculptor Capital LP purchased a new position in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF in the 1st quarter worth approximately $104,511,000. Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co lifted its holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 63.4% in the 1st quarter. Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co now owns 3,769,133 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $250,044,000 after purchasing an additional 1,461,948 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Morgan Stanley lifted its holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 9.5% in the 1st quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 8,521,466 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $565,314,000 after purchasing an additional 736,061 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA KRE opened at $65.91 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $64.10 and its 200 day moving average is $66.48. SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF has a 12 month low of $33.58 and a 12 month high of $72.90.

SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF Company Profile

SPDR KBW Regional Banking ETF, formerly SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF, seeks to closely match the returns and characteristics of the S&P Regional Banks Select Industry Index. Its approach is designed to provide portfolios with low portfolio turnover, tracking, and lower costs. As of October 27, 2011, the Company’s holding included Privatebancorp Inc, Webster Finl Corp Conn, Umpqua Hldgs Corp, Firstmerit Corp, East West Bancorp Inc, Fifth Third Bancorp, Fnb Corp Pa, Susquehanna Bancshares Inc and Keycorp New and First Rep Bk San Fran Cali.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE)

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