SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:MDY) Shares Purchased by HM Payson & Co.

HM Payson & Co. lifted its holdings in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:MDY) by 2.1% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 1,921 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 40 shares during the quarter. HM Payson & Co.’s holdings in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust were worth $807,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Morgan Stanley grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust by 12.4% in the 4th quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,055,414 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $443,190,000 after purchasing an additional 116,401 shares during the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust by 14.2% in the 4th quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 260,847 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $109,535,000 after purchasing an additional 32,415 shares during the last quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust by 10.0% in the 4th quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 143,847 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $60,404,000 after purchasing an additional 13,061 shares during the last quarter. Welch & Forbes LLC grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust by 2.5% in the 4th quarter. Welch & Forbes LLC now owns 137,949 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $57,927,000 after purchasing an additional 3,420 shares during the last quarter. Finally, FineMark National Bank & Trust grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust by 0.6% in the 4th quarter. FineMark National Bank & Trust now owns 129,277 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $54,286,000 after purchasing an additional 762 shares during the last quarter.

SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust stock opened at $482.30 on Thursday. The firm’s 50 day simple moving average is $469.68 and its 200-day simple moving average is $417.05. SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust has a fifty-two week low of $267.17 and a fifty-two week high of $489.48.

About SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust

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.

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