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SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Investors bought 46,988 put options on the stock, ARN reports. This is an increase of 254% compared to the typical daily volume of 13,257 put options.

SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA) traded down 0.04% on Thursday, hitting $170.66. 3,760,856 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF has a 1-year low of $146.96 and a 1-year high of $171.48. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $168.4 and a 200-day moving average of $166.0.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which is scheduled for Monday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.2959 per share. This represents a $3.55 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 15th.

SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust, formerly Diamonds Trust, Series 1 (NYSE:DIA) is a unit investment, which issues securities called trust units or units.

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