Consumer 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
- Symbol: NYSE:XLP
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.21
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $53.51
- 52 Week Range: $49.98 - $56.51
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 8.27 million shs.
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 17th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 21st will be given 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 2.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 17th. View Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's Dividend History.
Are investors shorting Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR?
Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 37,230,614 shares, an increase of 6.9% from the April 28th total of 34,830,706 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,525,550 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.9 days.
Who are some of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR include HDFC Bank Limited (HDB), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bank of America Corp (BAC), Citigroup (C), HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN), China Life Insurance Co Ltd (LFC), Goldman Sachs Group (GS), BNP Paribas SA (BNPQY), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Allianz SE (AZSEY), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU).
Who are Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's key executives?
Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's management team includes the folowing people:
- George R. Gaspari, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
- James E. Ross, President, Trustee
- Chad C. Hallett, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer
- Jacqueline Angell, Chief Compliance Officer
- Michael P. Riley, Vice President
- Matthew W Flaherty, Assistant Treasurer
- Ryan M. Louvar, Secretary
- Mark E. Tuttle, Assistant Secretary
- Cheryl Burgermeister, Trustee
- Ernest J. Scalberg, Trustee
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.
What is Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE XLP)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.50.
Consensus Ratings for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)
|Date||Firm||Action||Rating||Price Target||Impact on Share Price||Details|
|2/8/2016||AltaCorp Capital||Reiterated Rating||Underweight||N/A|
Earnings History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
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Earnings Estimates for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.16 EPS
Current Dividend Information for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
|Most Recent Dividend:||3/27/2017|
|Dividend Growth:||-2.80% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||100.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)|
Dividend History by Quarter for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading History for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
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Headline Trends for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP)
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Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017