Sandy Spring Bank raised its holdings in shares of Health Care SPDR (NYSE:XLV) by 0.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 31,081 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 102 shares during the quarter. Sandy Spring Bank’s holdings in Health Care SPDR were worth $2,463,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of XLV. Ballentine Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Health Care SPDR by 38.6% during the second quarter. Ballentine Partners LLC now owns 1,576 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $127,000 after buying an additional 439 shares during the last quarter. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Health Care SPDR in the second quarter valued at $134,000. Jag Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Health Care SPDR in the second quarter valued at $203,000. Brighton Jones LLC acquired a new position in shares of Health Care SPDR in the second quarter valued at $212,000. Finally, GFS Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Health Care SPDR in the second quarter valued at $221,000.

Shares of Health Care SPDR (XLV) traded down 0.32% on Friday, hitting $82.59. The company had a trading volume of 7,091,336 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $80.15 and a 200 day moving average price of $77.48. Health Care SPDR has a 12-month low of $65.96 and a 12-month high of $83.41.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.3048 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. This represents a $1.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.48%.

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Health Care SPDR Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Health Care SPDR (NYSE:XLV)

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