Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Company Profile (NYSE:XLP)

About Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP)

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR logoConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in The Consumer Staples Select Sector Index (the Index).The Fund typically invests in substantially all of the securities represented in the Index in approximately the same proportions as the Index. Under normal market conditions, the Fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 95%, of its total assets in the securities consisting of the Index. In addition, the Fund may invest in cash and cash equivalents or money market instruments, such as repurchase agreements and money market funds (including money market funds advised by SSgA Funds Management, Inc. (SSgA FM). It invests in industries, such as food & staples retailing, household products, food products, tobacco, beverages and personal products. SSgA FM serves as the investment adviser to the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XLP
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $55.50
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $54.92
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $52.98
  • 52-Week Range: $49.98 - $56.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/8/2016AltaCorp CapitalReiterated RatingUnderweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.16 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
Most Recent Dividend:3/27/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.16
Dividend Yield:2.09%
Dividend Growth:-2.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/17/2017quarterly$0.292.11%3/17/20173/21/20173/27/2017
12/16/2016quarterly$0.392.97%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.302.48%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.302.42%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.352.88%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.292.52%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.312.75%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.222.04%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.323.03%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.262.54%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
Latest Headlines for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] The Burt Reynolds Stock Market
finance.yahoo.com - April 22 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 7:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Hershey Stock Rise on 1Q17 Results?
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 7:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Short Interest Down 14.9% in March
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalmart Announces New Pickup Discounts to Lure Shoppers
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 8:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalmart’s Investment Case: Key Points for Investors
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 10:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Put Options (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoConstellation Brands’ Beer Segment Continues to Deliver in 4Q
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Did Telsey Upgrade Walmart?
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMondelēz Could Hire New CEO
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMcCormick Is Strong, but Current Valuation Remains a Drag
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCostco Got Paid in March
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:38 PM
benzinga.com logoKevin Kelly's Consumer Staples Trade
www.benzinga.com - March 28 at 8:08 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow to Trade the Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 27 at 8:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund Experiences Big Inflow
www.nasdaq.com - March 4 at 8:46 PM
investopedia.com logoAmid Rate Fears, Enthusiasm for a Staples ETF
www.investopedia.com - March 4 at 5:17 AM
thestreet.com logoMarket Recon: Watch Out for Consumer Discretionary Froth
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:29 AM
nasdaq.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund -- Insider Buying Index Registering 13.5%
www.nasdaq.com - February 21 at 4:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWarren Buffett Needs a Pint of Ben & Jerry's After This Merger Rejection
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoXLP: Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund, US Equities Experiences Big Inflow
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 5:18 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWalmart’s 4Q Results: Can the Retail Giant Impress Investors?
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
marketwatch.com logoCoca-Cola's stock leads Dow losers; revenue falls to lowest level in over 8 years
www.marketwatch.com - February 10 at 6:43 AM
marketwatch.com logoAs the ‘Trump trade’ fades, technology and consumer stocks are revealed as bargains
www.marketwatch.com - February 10 at 6:43 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo5 Reasons to Like Consumer Staples
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 5 at 5:33 AM
nasdaq.com logoXLP Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
www.nasdaq.com - January 27 at 6:52 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIs Philip Morris Rewarding its Investors Enough?
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 6:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMario Gabelli: We like companies with pricing power
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Strong PG Earnings Do Any Good to Soft Staples ETFs?
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:56 PM
nasdaq.com logoXLP, DXJR: Big ETF Outflows
www.nasdaq.com - January 22 at 8:28 AM
marketwatch.com logoCoca-Cola's stock falls after analyst downgrade, price target cut
www.marketwatch.com - January 19 at 4:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoStaples ETFs Confront A Potentially Hawkish Fed
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:56 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDavos WEF: Ian Bremmer & Salesforce's Marc Benioff
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:56 AM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Mostly Higher Amid Start of Bank Earnings; Consumer Sentiment Dips, Business Inventories Rise
www.nasdaq.com - January 13 at 3:27 PM
nasdaq.com logoETF Preview: ETFs, Futures Mixed to Lower Ahead of Trump Press Conference
www.nasdaq.com - January 10 at 4:25 PM
marketwatch.com logoSell Dow stocks Coke and Procter & Gamble, says Goldman Sachs
www.marketwatch.com - January 9 at 3:24 PM
marketwatch.com logoIt’s time to sell Coke and P&G stocks, Goldman says
www.marketwatch.com - January 9 at 3:24 PM
marketwatch.com logoThis is why stocks look set to fall as 2017 arrives
www.marketwatch.com - December 30 at 3:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - XLP, WMT, CVS, WBA
www.nasdaq.com - December 27 at 3:26 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo2017 Playbook: Consumer products
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 24 at 3:05 AM
thestreet.com logoThis Drug Retailer Isn't Worried About Possible Obamacare Repeal
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 23 at 5:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis is your 2017 crystal ball for stocks & bonds
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 4:25 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow Does General Mills’ Valuation Multiple Compare with Peers?
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:40 AM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)

What is Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's stock symbol?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "XLP."

How often does Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 17th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.2899 per share on Monday, March 27th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.09%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 17th.

Are investors shorting Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR saw a decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 39,178,268 shares, a decrease of 14.9% from the March 15th total of 46,025,187 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,172,777 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.8 days.

How do I buy Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock?

Shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR 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 Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock cost?

One share of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.50.

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Chart for Monday, April, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 4/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff