Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. grew its holdings in shares of Health Care SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLV) by 5.0% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 1,541,985 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 74,095 shares during the quarter. Health Care SPDR makes up about 5.9% of Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co.’s holdings, making the stock its 4th biggest holding. Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co.’s holdings in Health Care SPDR were worth $127,491,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its position in shares of Health Care SPDR by 33.6% during the 3rd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 7,104,872 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $577,269,000 after acquiring an additional 1,786,387 shares in the last quarter. Swan Global Investments LLC boosted its position in shares of Health Care SPDR by 6.0% during the 3rd quarter. Swan Global Investments LLC now owns 4,973,887 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $404,128,000 after acquiring an additional 280,357 shares in the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its position in shares of Health Care SPDR by 6.5% during the 3rd quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,556,515 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $208,846,000 after acquiring an additional 156,306 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of Health Care SPDR by 937.9% during the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,785,625 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $141,492,000 after acquiring an additional 1,613,582 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC boosted its position in shares of Health Care SPDR by 14.2% during the 3rd quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 1,679,910 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $137,299,000 after acquiring an additional 208,955 shares in the last quarter.

Health Care SPDR (XLV) traded down $0.01 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $88.09. 7,214,500 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,126,991. The firm has a market cap of $17,690.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.82. Health Care SPDR has a twelve month low of $68.75 and a twelve month high of $88.28.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 26th. Investors of record on Monday, December 18th were given a dividend of $0.3306 per share. This is a positive change from Health Care SPDR’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, December 15th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.50%. Health Care SPDR’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 9.44%.

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Health Care SPDR 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 (NYSEARCA:XLV)

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