Girard Partners LTD. grew its holdings in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (NYSEARCA:JNK) by 13.1% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 105,994 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 12,299 shares during the period. Girard Partners LTD.’s holdings in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF were worth $3,892,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in JNK. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp bought a new position in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF in the third quarter worth approximately $223,920,000. MD Financial Management Inc. bought a new position in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF in the fourth quarter worth approximately $72,977,000. Sei Investments Co. raised its position in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 47.8% in the third quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 5,205,301 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $194,261,000 after acquiring an additional 1,684,297 shares during the period. Assetmark Inc. raised its position in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 17.5% in the third quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 8,105,030 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $302,479,000 after acquiring an additional 1,207,945 shares during the period. Finally, BTS Asset Management Inc. raised its position in SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF by 12.0% in the third quarter. BTS Asset Management Inc. now owns 10,887,391 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $404,700,000 after acquiring an additional 1,168,737 shares during the period.

SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (JNK) opened at $35.68 on Friday. SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF has a 52-week low of $35.36 and a 52-week high of $37.46.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, February 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 2nd were given a dividend of $0.1605 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 1st. This represents a $1.93 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.40%.

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SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF Profile

SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (the Fund), formerly SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF, seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital High Yield Very Liquid Index (the Index). The Index includes publicly issued United States dollar denominated, non-investment grade, fixed-rate, taxable corporate bonds that have a remaining maturity of at least one year, regardless of optionality, are rated high-yield using the middle rating of Moody’s, S&P, and Fitch, respectively, and have $600 million or more of outstanding face value.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bnd ETF (NYSEARCA:JNK)

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