Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLK) saw some unusual options trading activity on Friday. Investors acquired 10,834 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 272% compared to the typical volume of 2,912 call options.

Shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA XLK) opened at 59.95 on Monday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $58.52 and its 200-day moving average is $56.23. Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund has a one year low of $45.80 and a one year high of $59.98.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 25th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 18th were issued a $0.2092 dividend. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 15th.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Indiana Trust & Investment Management CO purchased a new stake in shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund during the 3rd quarter worth about $208,000. Hefty Wealth Partners grew its holdings in shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund by 80,719.2% during the 3rd quarter. Hefty Wealth Partners now owns 42,026 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,484,000 after purchasing an additional 41,974 shares during the period. Intl Fcstone Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund by 19.3% during the 2nd quarter. Intl Fcstone Inc. now owns 14,442 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $790,000 after purchasing an additional 2,334 shares during the period. M Holdings Securities Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund during the 2nd quarter worth about $705,000. Finally, WFG Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund by 12.8% during the 2nd quarter. WFG Advisors LP now owns 35,584 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,947,000 after purchasing an additional 4,035 shares during the period.

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About Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund

Sector SPDR Trust SBI Interest, formerly Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund, seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Technology Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index). The Index includes companies primarily involved in industries, such as information technology (IT) consulting, semiconductor equipment and products, computers and peripherals, diversified telecommunication services and wireless telecommunication services.It utilizes a passive or indexing investment approach to invest in a portfolio of stocks that seek to replicate the Index.

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