Utilities SPDR Company Profile (NYSE:XLU)

About Utilities SPDR

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: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XLU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.82
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.02
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.68
  • 52-Week Range: $45.08 - $53.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU) (?)
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 TargetDetails
1/19/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeOverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 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)
Annual Dividend:$1.85
Dividend Yield:3.59%
Dividend Growth:-3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:110.78% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Latest Headlines for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)
DateHeadline
marketrealist.com logoD, DUK, and NEE: Which Utility Returned the Most? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 24 at 8:20 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Is Southern Company Valued Currently? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 24 at 8:20 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow PPL's Current Valuation Stands up to SO and DUK - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 24 at 12:29 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Southern Company's Total Returns Compare to Peers - Market ... - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 24 at 12:29 AM
marketrealist.com logoShort Interest: Investors Should Watch These Utility Stocks - Market ... - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 24 at 12:29 AM
News IconUtilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) Shouts Loudly With Its Technical Chart - NY Stock News (NYSE:XLU)
nystocknews.com - February 24 at 12:29 AM
investors.com logoMaterial And Health Care Stocks Are Buoyant As Index ETFs Ease (NYSE:XLU)
www.investors.com - February 23 at 3:57 AM
marketrealist.com logoAnalyzing FirstEnergy’s Valuation after Its 4Q16 Earnings (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAES Corporation’s Dividend Profile Is Striking (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhat’s ahead for AES Corporation Stock? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoAnalyzing NRG Energy’s Current Valuation (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoAnalysts Set Targets for AES ahead of Its 4Q16 Earnings (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhat’s Ahead for NRG Energy Stock? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoIs AES Fairly Valued ahead of Its 4Q16 Earnings? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 21 at 4:18 PM
thestreet.com logoSafe Haven ETFs Hold Up Despite Trump Rally - TheStreet.com (NYSE:XLU)
www.thestreet.com - February 21 at 8:04 AM
thestreet.com logoSafe Haven ETFs Hold Up Despite Trump Rally (NYSE:XLU)
www.thestreet.com - February 21 at 8:04 AM
marketrealist.com logoAnalysts’ Price Targets for Duke Energy after Its 4Q16 Earnings (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 21 at 8:03 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Is Duke Energy Valued Compared to Peers? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 20 at 8:05 AM
investing.com logoBullish Backdrop Continues But Signs Of Stress Appear (NYSE:XLU)
www.investing.com - February 19 at 7:35 PM
marketrealist.com logoA Look at Total Returns of US Utility Giants (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 17 at 5:18 PM
thestreet.com logoNow's a Good Time to Reduce Your Utilities 'Bill' (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:18 PM
thestreet.com logoIntermediate Trade: XLU - TheStreet.com (NYSE:XLU)
realmoneypro.thestreet.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhat's Driving Berkshire's Growth in Energy? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow NRG Energy's Total Returns Compare with Peers - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
nasdaq.com logoWednesday Sector Laggards: Energy, Utilities - Nasdaq (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
nasdaq.com logoThursday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Financial - Nasdaq (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
thestreet.com logoNow's a Good Time to Reduce Your Utilities 'Bill' - TheStreet.com (NYSE:XLU)
realmoney.thestreet.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow NRG Energy’s Total Returns Compare with Peers (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 17 at 8:19 AM
benzinga.com logoHow The Market Performed The First Month Of Every Presidency Since Eisenhower - Benzinga (NYSE:XLU)
www.benzinga.com - February 15 at 6:57 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhen Will FirstEnergy's Weakness End? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 15 at 6:57 AM
thestreet.com logoTreasury Bonds, Gold, Utility Stocks, Improving, as Junk Bonds Warn - TheStreet.com (NYSE:XLU)
www.thestreet.com - February 15 at 6:57 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhy Southern Company Underperformed Its Peers in the Last Year (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 14 at 7:12 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSouthern Company: Factors That Could Drive 4Q16 Revenue (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:12 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow The Market Performed The First Month Of Every Presidency Since Eisenhower (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:12 AM
marketrealist.com logoWill NextEra Energy Increase Dividends in 2017? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 11 at 6:27 AM
nasdaq.com logoThursday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Materials - Nasdaq (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 11 at 6:27 AM
News IconTechnical Levels in Focus for Utilities Select Sector SPDR (XLU) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:XLU)
piedmontregister.com - February 11 at 6:27 AM
nasdaq.com logoXLU Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 9 at 6:46 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPopulation Growth Exposure Key To Utility ETFs (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:46 AM
marketrealist.com logoA Look at Duke Energy’s Expected 4Q16 Earnings and Its Drivers (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 7 at 4:13 PM
marketrealist.com logoWhy Are Utility Stocks Dull So Far in 2017? (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 7 at 4:13 PM
thestreet.com logoTrade These Ranges for Bonds, Gold, Utility Stocks and Junk Bonds - TheStreet.com (NYSE:XLU)
www.thestreet.com - February 7 at 5:41 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhy Are Utility Stocks Dull So Far in 2017? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 7 at 5:41 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhich Utility Stocks Have the Highest Short Interest? - Market Realist (NYSE:XLU)
marketrealist.com - February 4 at 6:57 AM
nasdaq.com logoFriday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Materials - Nasdaq - Nasdaq (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 4 at 6:57 AM
investopedia.com logoUtilities Awake From Their Long Slumber (XLU, CMP) (NYSE:XLU)
www.investopedia.com - February 3 at 6:53 AM
News IconUtilities ETFs Show Signs of Life Thanks to Fed (NYSE:XLU)
www.etftrends.com - February 3 at 6:53 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHigher Electricity Consumption Will Likely Help US Utilities (NYSE:XLU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoWednesday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Energy - Nasdaq (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 6:54 AM
nasdaq.com logoXLU, XRT: Big ETF Outflows (NYSE:XLU)
www.nasdaq.com - February 1 at 7:33 AM

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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, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.4631 per share on Tuesday, December 27th. This represents a $1.85 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.59%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 16th. This is a positive change from Utilities SPDR's previous quarterly dividend of $0.39.

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.

How much does a share of Utilities SPDR stock cost?

One share of Utilities SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.59.

Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017


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Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)

Dividend History Chart

Dividend Payments by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSE:XLU)

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff