Utilities SPDR Company Profile (NYSE:XLU)

About Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)

Utilities SPDR logoSelect Sector Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund), formerly Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund, seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Utilities Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index). The Index includes companies from industries, such as electric utilities, multi-utilities, independent power producers and energy traders, and gas utilities. The Fund utilizes a passive or indexing investment approach to attempt to approximate the investment performance of the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is SSgA Funds Management, Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:XLU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.sectorspdr.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $54.57
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $52.82
  • 52 Week Range: $45.33 - $55.90
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 267.92%
  • Return on Equity: 11.10%
  • Return on Assets: 10.75%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 10.37 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)

What is Utilities SPDR's stock symbol?

Utilities SPDR trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "XLU."

How often does Utilities SPDR pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 18th will be given a dividend of $0.4172 per share on Monday, September 25th. This represents a $1.67 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.11%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. View Utilities SPDR's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 48,490,776 shares, an increase of 1.3% from the August 15th total of 49,110,007 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,224,365 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.9 days.

Who are some of Utilities SPDR's key competitors?

Who are Utilities SPDR's key executives?

Utilities SPDR's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael Feehily, Member of the Management Board
  • John A. Tucker, Member of the Management Board

Who owns Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Employees Retirement System of Texas (0.00%), Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. (0.00%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.00%), Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd. (0.00%), TD Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Utilities SPDR.

Who sold Utilities SPDR stock? Who is selling Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AGF Investments Inc., Dow Chemical Co. DE, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , PhaseCapital LP, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Welch Capital Partners LLC NY, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Biltmore Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities SPDR.

Who bought Utilities SPDR stock? Who is buying Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd., BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, Psagot Investment House Ltd., Wechter Feldman Wealth Management Inc., Florin Court Capital LLP, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Afam Capital Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities SPDR.

How do I buy Utilities SPDR stock?

Shares of Utilities 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 Utilities SPDR's stock price today?

One share of Utilities SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.68.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Utilities SPDR (NYSE XLU)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  28 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  31 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  59
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Utilities 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 Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU) (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 Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/19/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeOverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
Next Dividend:9/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.67
Dividend Yield:3.11%
Dividend Growth:-3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)

Dividend History by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSE XLU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/15/2017quarterly$0.423.05%9/15/20179/18/20179/25/2017
6/16/2017quarterly$0.443.23%6/16/20176/20/20176/26/2017
3/17/2017quarterly$0.393.02%3/17/20173/21/20173/27/2017
12/16/2016quarterly$0.463.83%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.393.67%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.353.12%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.423.56%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.383.58%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.373.44%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.333.31%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.404.24%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.373.89%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
Latest Headlines for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoA Look at Duke Energy’s Debt Profile
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Duke Energy Maintain Its Premium Yield?
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy the Importance of ESG Investing Has Grown over the Years
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow US Utility Stocks Beat Broader Markets this Year
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSO, NEE, and DUK: Looking at Top Utilities’ Price Targets
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDuke Energy Has Risen 13% in 2017—What’s Ahead?
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUtilities SPDR to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.42 (XLU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 6:26 PM
nasdaq.com logoThursday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Energy - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 11:47 AM
nasdaq.com logoThursday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Energy - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 11:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Energy Stock Reaches ‘Oversold’ Zone: What’s Next?
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoElliott Management Reduces Stake in NRG Energy
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyzing Sempra Energy’s Dividends ahead of Ex-Dividend Date
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:47 AM
marketwatch.com logoSouthern's Georgia Power still has 360000 customers without power - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 13 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUtilities See Biggest Fall Since December
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 3:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhat Comes Next Could Be Shocking
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow to rebuild the power grid after Hurricane Irma
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow High Could US Utility Stocks Go?
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSO, DUK, and NEE: A Look at Their Price Targets, Growth Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTime To Look Into Telecoms?
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:27 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFurther Thoughts On UTG's Rights Offering
seekingalpha.com - September 11 at 8:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat’s FirstEnergy’s Growth Outlook?
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 8:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGetting Defensive With Utilities ETFs as XLU Surges
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcel Energy’s Dividend Profile Is Striking despite Lower Yield
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Could Impact PPL’s Dividends in the Future?
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s What Could Impact Xcel Energy’s Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhere FirstEnergy Stock Might Go from Here
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy FirstEnergy Stock Is Trading at a Deep Discount
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouthern Company: Why Vogtle’s Rate Recovery Might Be Complex
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPPL Has a Premium Yield, Dull Dividend Growth
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:33 AM
nasdaq.com logoTuesday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Energy - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 5 at 8:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTime to buy gold and other safe havens after North Korea's nuclear test, history shows
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Look at FirstEnergy’s Free Cash Flows and Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - September 4 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy FirstEnergy Stock Underperformed Its Peers
finance.yahoo.com - September 4 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy FirstEnergy’s Recent Rally Might Not Soothe Investors
finance.yahoo.com - September 4 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Growth Is Key to NextEra Energy’s Outperformance
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 9:04 PM
nasdaq.com logoFriday's ETF Movers: ILF, XLU - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 1 at 4:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoFriday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Healthcare - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 1 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy NextEra Energy Could Continue to Outperform Peers
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThere's Still Time To Buy One Of The Season's Outperforming Sectors
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouthern Company’s Price Targets, Outlook, and More
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestors Buy High Volume of Call Options on Utilities SPDR (XLU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 2:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarkets open higher as materials and consumer discretiona...
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 11:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Southern Company’s Implied Volatility Compares to Its Peers
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 11:31 AM
investopedia.com logoWhy Utility Stocks Are Looking So Attractive Right Now - Investopedia
www.investopedia.com - August 30 at 11:31 AM
investopedia.com logoWhy Utility Stocks Are Looking So Attractive Right Now - Investopedia
www.investopedia.com - August 30 at 11:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Energy Stock Continues to Offer a Decent Potential Upside
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Southern Company Stock Valued More Fairly Than Its Peers?
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUtilities: Largely Unscathed After Hurricane Harvey?
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoComparing Utilities’ Total Returns with Broader Markets
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Utilities’ Implied Volatility Indicate Suggests
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 9:59 AM

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Utilities SPDR (XLU) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff