Aptus Capital Advisors LLC Acquires 1,484 Shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSEARCA:XAR)

Aptus Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSEARCA:XARFree Report) by 797.8% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 1,670 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,484 shares during the quarter. Aptus Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF were worth $187,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors have also made changes to their positions in XAR. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF by 21.9% during the 1st quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,438 shares of the company’s stock valued at $304,000 after acquiring an additional 438 shares during the period. HighTower Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF by 11.4% during the 1st quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 12,068 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,505,000 after acquiring an additional 1,233 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF by 295.7% during the 1st quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 1,579 shares of the company’s stock valued at $201,000 after acquiring an additional 1,180 shares during the period. Synovus Financial Corp bought a new position in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $548,000. Finally, Cibc World Market Inc. grew its stake in shares of SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF by 61.6% during the 1st quarter. Cibc World Market Inc. now owns 5,746 shares of the company’s stock valued at $716,000 after acquiring an additional 2,190 shares during the period.

SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF Price Performance

XAR stock opened at $133.66 on Tuesday. SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF has a 1-year low of $108.32 and a 1-year high of $136.89. The company has a market capitalization of $1.70 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.50 and a beta of 1.09. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $131.60 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $123.48.

SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF Company Profile

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The SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (XAR) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in industrials equity. The fund tracks an equal-weighted index of US aerospace & defense companies. XAR was launched on Sep 28, 2011 and is managed by State Street.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSEARCA:XAR)

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