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

About Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE: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: Financials
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:XLP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: https://www.spdrs.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.28
  • 52 Week Range: $49.98 - $57.36
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 628.76%
  • Return on Equity: 21.76%
  • Return on Assets: 21.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 10.44 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, September 15th. Investors of record on Monday, September 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.346 per share on Monday, September 25th. This represents a $1.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. 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 in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 44,334,594 shares, an increase of 9.4% from the August 15th total of 40,508,598 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,229,138 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.1 days.

Who are some of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's key competitors?

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

Who owns Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.00%), BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. (0.00%), Nippon Life Insurance Co. (0.00%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.00%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR.

Who sold Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock? Who is selling Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of Nova Scotia, Dow Chemical Co. DE, PhaseCapital LP, BlackRock Inc., Puplava Financial Services Inc., Edgestream Partners L.P. and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR.

Who bought Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock? Who is buying Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock?

Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, Assetmark Inc., Sun Life Financial INC, SG Americas Securities LLC, MML Investors Services LLC, Brookstone Capital Management and Hanlon Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR.

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?

One share of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.29.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE XLP)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  22 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  19 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  41
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.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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 9/19/2015 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)
Next Dividend:9/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.38
Dividend Yield:2.50%
Dividend Growth:-2.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:118.97% (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
9/15/2017quarterly$0.352.51%9/15/20179/18/20179/25/2017
6/16/2017quarterly$0.443.13%6/16/20176/20/20176/26/2017
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
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Rises By 9.4%
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 3:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThese Food Stocks Are Defying Industry Woes
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 10:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.35 (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 5:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoXLP, REMX: Big ETF Inflows
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s Why Grocery Stocks Tumbled Again in August
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Buy High Volume of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Put Options (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 1:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBerkshire Hathaway’s Largest Sector Holdings in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarvey’s silver lining for the US government
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 9:00 PM
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www.investopedia.com - September 1 at 3:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnnual ETF Inflows Soar Above $300B
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 3:59 PM
nasdaq.com logoETF Preview: ETFs, Futures Firmer On Strong Labor Market Report
www.nasdaq.com - September 1 at 11:27 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSPDR Takes On The King And Loses, But Not By Much
seekingalpha.com - September 1 at 11:27 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 11:40 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKey Consumer Sector Insights for Week of August 7–11
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKey Consumer Sector Insights for July 31–August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyzing Consumer Sector Updates Last Week
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFood Distributors Could Outperform, Despite Amazon, Inflation
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNot Much To See With Staples ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSociete Generale Cuts European Tobacco On FDA Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoClorox profit rises above expectations, while sales growth matches
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAltria's stock falls further but RBC says don't buy the dip
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) Short Interest Up 20.7% in July
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 7:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDr Pepper Snapple’s Mixed 2Q17 Results Fail to Impress Investors
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 10:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill a Rise in New Manufacturers’ Orders Drive Markets Higher?
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (XLP) Drops By 14.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 7:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoP&G expresses 'complete support' for current strategy after activist investor wages proxy battle
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 6:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKey Consumer Sector Insights for the Week of July 10–14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 1:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrange Juice Continues to Trade Lower This Week
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 11:25 AM
nasdaq.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLP) Enters Oversold Territory
www.nasdaq.com - July 12 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPepsiCo earnings: Can Pepsi keep raising prices to offset weak demand?
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPicking up the Crumbs: Food Retail Stocks after June
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs McCormick’s Premium Valuation Warranted?
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s How General Mills Stock Reacted to Fiscal 4Q17 Results
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 4:21 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 4:21 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalysts’ Recommendations for Target Stock
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs the OJ Contango as Bad as It Sounds?
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 3:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCould General Mills Stock Rebound on Fiscal 4Q17 Results?
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 3:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhole Foods buyout by Amazon investigated by shareholder rights firms
finance.yahoo.com - June 18 at 7:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoConsumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR Sees Unusually High Options Volume (XLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 7:04 AM
marketwatch.com logoConsumer-staples stocks face worst day in months after Amazon-Whole Foods shock
www.marketwatch.com - June 17 at 7:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETF Flopper: Retail, Consumer ETFs Fall on Whole Foods-Amazon Deal
finance.yahoo.com - June 17 at 7:50 AM

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This page was last updated on 9/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff