Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund Company Profile (NYSE:XLF)

About Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF)

Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund logoThe Fund seeks to provide investors with a low-cost passive approach for investing in a portfolio of equity securities of firms as represented by the Financial Select Sector Index.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XLF
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.57
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.32
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $22.19
  • 52-Week Range: $17.32 - $25.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/8/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.22 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
Next Dividend:3/27/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.35
Dividend Yield:1.49%
Dividend Growth:3.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:15.77% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)

Dividend History by Quarter for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/17/2017quarterly$0.091.44%3/17/20173/21/20173/27/2017
12/16/2016quarterly$0.111.83%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.111.78%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.091.47%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.132.04%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.101.66%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.091.57%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.081.48%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.101.87%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.081.58%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
6/21/2013quarterly$0.081.61%6/21/20136/25/20137/1/2013
3/15/2013quarterly$0.061.34%3/15/20133/19/20133/25/2013
12/21/2012quarterly$0.102.54%12/21/201212/26/20121/3/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
Latest Headlines for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)
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DateHeadline
us.rd.yahoo.com logoExecutive Edge: Financials under pressure (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 23 at 8:55 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBove: If you want to own banks, you will lose money (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 8:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoA history-setting trading streak for the Dow, S&P 500 just came to a screeching halt (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 8:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoS&P 500, Dow threaten to snap 109-day streak without a 1% decline (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
wsj.com logoPolicy Worries Percolate: Bank Stocks, Small-Caps Tumble (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4 Financial Stocks Unaffected by the Recent Slump (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoBank of America's stock tumbles on heavy volume toward biggest selloff in 9 months (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoBank stocks are telling a different story than bank lending (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDon't rush into banks today: Pro (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoFinancial ETFs tumble as stock market drops; Goldman cuts 50 points from Dow (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoA 109-day streak for S&P 500, Dow threatens to come to a screeching halt (NYSE:XLF)
www.marketwatch.com - March 21 at 3:30 PM
wsj.com logoWhat's Up With Bank Stocks? Blame Interest Rates (NYSE:XLF)
blogs.wsj.com - March 21 at 9:26 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAn Interesting Long/Short Sector ETF Trade Idea (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 8:33 PM
marketwatch.com logoStock market slides at close but holds on to weekly gains (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 8:33 PM
marketwatch.com logoStocks edge higher as Trump-Merkel summit ends (NYSE:XLF)
www.marketwatch.com - March 17 at 3:32 PM
thestreet.com logoThe Fed Is Walking a Tightrope Trying to Fight Stagflation (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 9:05 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWill Alternative Asset Managers See Real Estate Growth in 2017? (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 9:05 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAhead Of The Fed, Let's Assess The Value In Bank ETFs (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCash out of the banks? (NYSE:XLF)
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:48 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow Investors Are Positioning Ahead of the Fed Meeting (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 13 at 8:23 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFed Wednesday Will Be The Focus, But There's Much More Going On This Week - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:XLF)
seekingalpha.com - March 13 at 8:04 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow Hedge Funds and Mutual Funds View Financial Stocks (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 12 at 12:30 AM
marketwatch.com logoJ.P. Morgan’s Jamie Dimon says Trump has awakened ‘animal spirits’ (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 12 at 12:30 AM
barrons.com logoWhat Fund Flows Really Say About the Market - Barron's (NYSE:XLF)
www.barrons.com - March 11 at 11:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks on edge as investors expect rate hike (NYSE:XLF)
finance.yahoo.com - March 11 at 11:22 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFinancials Continue To Lead U.S. Equity Sectors Higher (NYSE:XLF)
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 5:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - XLF, MS, CB, AIG (NYSE:XLF)
www.nasdaq.com - March 9 at 5:50 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDon't expect 'booming' growth in energy this year: David ... (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 5:50 AM
marketwatch.com logoBank stocks get a big boost as jobs data lifts Treasury yields (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 5:50 AM
marketwatch.com logoDavid Tepper has a clear reason why the stock market’s ‘Trump rally’ has room to run (NYSE:XLF)
www.marketwatch.com - March 9 at 5:50 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLendable: Fintech Provides Immediate Credit Decisions And Funds To Customers (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 8:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo3 Potential Outcomes For The Debt Dilemma, According To Dick Bove (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 8:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGroundhog day: Financials outperform - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:XLF)
seekingalpha.com - March 4 at 5:01 AM
benzinga.com logoNo Ides Of March For These Sector ETFs...Maybe - Benzinga (NYSE:XLF)
www.benzinga.com - March 4 at 5:01 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoToday's Top 3 Sectors Are Also the Best Bargains - Barron's (blog) (NYSE:XLF)
blogs.barrons.com - March 4 at 5:01 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoThursday Hot Reads: ETFs Causing Market To Spike At End Of Day (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:43 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNo Ides Of March For These Sector ETFs...Maybe (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:43 AM
investorplace.com logoThursday’s Vital Data: SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF) and Snap Inc (SNAP) (NYSE:XLF)
investorplace.com - March 2 at 9:30 AM
marketwatch.com logoWells Fargo not paying bonuses to 8 senior executives in wake of sales practice scandal (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:03 AM
marketwatch.com logoFinancial ETF hits highest level since 2007 on rate hike hopes (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:03 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoInvestors in the 'Trump rally' are still buying the rumor (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:03 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDow blows past 21K as stocks hit all-time highs (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:03 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIs It Time to Start Banking on Financial Stocks? (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:03 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBroker-Dealer ETF Books A Hefty Loss Amid Schwab-Fidelity Shootout (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:41 PM
investorplace.com logoFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF): The Quick Guide to XLF - Investorplace.com (NYSE:XLF)
investorplace.com - February 28 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPositive trend will continue for financials: Pro (NYSE:XLF)
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:55 AM
investorplace.com logoFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF): The Quick Guide to XLF (NYSE:XLF)
investorplace.com - February 28 at 7:22 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBanks Are the ‘White Heat’ in Financial ETF Rally (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFinancial ETFs Near Buy Points, But Can Sector Rally Continue? (NYSE:XLF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:33 AM
benzinga.com logoBank ETFs Could Disappoint - Benzinga (NYSE:XLF)
www.benzinga.com - February 24 at 12:27 AM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLF)

What is Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund's stock symbol?

Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "XLF."

How often does Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund?

Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 17th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 21st will be given a dividend of $0.0879 per share on Monday, March 27th. This represents a $0.35 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 17th.

Are investors shorting Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund?

Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 119,108,301 shares, an increase of 19.9% from the February 15th total of 99,306,176 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 53,452,989 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days.

How do I buy Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund stock?

Shares of Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund stock cost?

One share of Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.52.

Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF) Chart for Thursday, March, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff