Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Has $2.16 Million Stock Holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC lowered its position in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE) by 8.7% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 60,660 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 5,750 shares during the quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF were worth $2,164,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Morgan Stanley grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 141.3% in the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 8,617,564 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $280,847,000 after acquiring an additional 5,046,590 shares in the last quarter. Jefferies Group LLC boosted its holdings in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 4,012.3% in the 2nd quarter. Jefferies Group LLC now owns 225,625 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $8,662,000 after purchasing an additional 231,392 shares during the period. Partners Capital Investment Group LLP bought a new stake in SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $7,245,000. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans grew its position in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF by 1,636.7% during the 2nd quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 178,950 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $6,810,000 after purchasing an additional 168,646 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Duality Advisers LP acquired a new stake in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF in the second quarter valued at approximately $5,978,000.

SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF stock opened at $47.67 on Friday. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $41.79 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $38.75. SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF has a one year low of $27.26 and a one year high of $59.38.

About SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF

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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