Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF (NYSEARCA:MDY) by 10.3% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,933 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 459 shares during the period. Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc.’s holdings in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF were worth $1,686,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of MDY. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its position in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF by 78.1% during the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 274,702 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $94,885,000 after purchasing an additional 120,448 shares during the last quarter. Pachira Investments Inc. acquired a new stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $25,803,000. Retirement Income Solutions Inc acquired a new stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF during the fourth quarter worth about $23,867,000. Viridian Ria LLC acquired a new stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF during the first quarter worth about $22,251,000. Finally, Mackay Shields LLC acquired a new stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF during the first quarter worth about $20,144,000.

SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF opened at $354.88 on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF has a 12-month low of $307.28 and a 12-month high of $363.70.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, April 30th. Investors of record on Monday, March 19th were given a dividend of $0.8614 per share. This represents a $3.45 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, March 16th.

About SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF

SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF is an exchange traded fund. SPDR MidCap 400 Trust focuses to correspond to the price and yield performance of the S&P MidCap 400 Index. The S&P MidCap 400 covers over 7% of the United States equities market, and is part of a series of S&P the United States indices. The index also includes companies, which should have four consecutive quarters of positive as-reported earnings, excluding discontinued operations and extraordinary items.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding MDY? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF (NYSEARCA:MDY).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF (NYSEARCA:MDY)

Receive News & Ratings for SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.