Raymond James & Associates lifted its holdings in SPDR Series Trust (NYSEARCA:HYMB) by 11.6% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 581,651 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 60,291 shares during the period. Raymond James & Associates owned approximately 6.32% of SPDR Series Trust worth $32,375,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its position in shares of SPDR Series Trust by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 222,582 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,389,000 after acquiring an additional 1,015 shares in the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. increased its position in shares of SPDR Series Trust by 31.3% in the fourth quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 4,810 shares of the company’s stock worth $268,000 after acquiring an additional 1,146 shares in the last quarter. CLS Investments LLC acquired a new stake in shares of SPDR Series Trust in the fourth quarter worth $101,000. Empirical Financial Services LLC increased its position in shares of SPDR Series Trust by 1.9% in the fourth quarter. Empirical Financial Services LLC now owns 122,238 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,804,000 after acquiring an additional 2,301 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Calton & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in shares of SPDR Series Trust in the fourth quarter valued at $173,000.
Shares of HYMB stock traded up $0.01 on Friday, hitting $55.76. The stock had a trading volume of 70,018 shares, compared to its average volume of 87,452. SPDR Series Trust has a 52-week low of $54.01 and a 52-week high of $57.97.
The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 3rd were paid a $0.1848 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, April 2nd. This represents a $2.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.98%.
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