Jump Trading LLC bought a new position in Consumer Discretionary SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLY) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 78,755 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $7,772,000. Consumer Discretionary SPDR comprises about 1.0% of Jump Trading LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest position. Jump Trading LLC owned approximately 0.06% of Consumer Discretionary SPDR as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Quantitative Investment Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR by 2,049.1% in the fourth quarter. Quantitative Investment Management LLC now owns 1,504,400 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $148,469,000 after acquiring an additional 1,434,400 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR by 138.7% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 1,575,851 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $141,417,000 after acquiring an additional 915,623 shares in the last quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP boosted its holdings in shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR by 58.6% in the fourth quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP now owns 2,147,700 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $211,957,000 after acquiring an additional 793,800 shares in the last quarter. National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives bought a new position in shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR in the third quarter valued at approximately $50,175,000. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. lifted its stake in Consumer Discretionary SPDR by 20.5% during the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 1,924,107 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $173,334,000 after purchasing an additional 327,378 shares during the last quarter.
Shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR stock opened at $104.50 on Monday. Consumer Discretionary SPDR has a one year low of $85.65 and a one year high of $109.34. The company has a market cap of $13,820.00 and a P/E ratio of 14.04.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 21st. Investors of record on Monday, March 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.3098 per share. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 16th. Consumer Discretionary SPDR’s dividend payout ratio is presently 15.89%.
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About Consumer Discretionary SPDR
Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector Index (the Index). The Index includes companies from the following industries, media; retail (specialty, multiline, Internet and catalog); hotels, restaurants and leisure; textiles, apparel and luxury goods; household durables; automobiles; auto components; distributors; leisure equipment and products; and diversified consumer services.
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