NYSEARCA:SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $283.95 -1.89 (-0.66 %) (As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$285.84Today's Range$283.12 - $285.962052-Week Range$233.76 - $294.95Volume56.59 million shsAverage Volume78.94 million shsMarket Capitalization$258.67 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield1.83%BetaN/A ProfileChartDividendFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (the Trust) is a unit investment trust. The Trust seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the S&P 500 Index (the Index). The Trust seeks to achieve this investment objective by holding a portfolio of the common stocks that are included in the Index (the Portfolio), with the weight of each stock in the Portfolio substantially corresponding to the weight of such stock in the Index. The Trust invests in a range of sectors, including pharmaceuticals; oil, gas and consumable fuels; technology hardware storage and peripherals; insurance; information technology (IT) services; healthcare providers and services; semiconductors and semiconductor equipment; hotels, restaurants and leisure, communications equipment; commercial services and supplies; road and rail; real estate management and development; containers and packaging; professional services, and paper and forest products. Receive SPY News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SPY and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer SSgA Fund NameSPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNYSEARCA:SPY Inception Date1/22/1993 Fund Manager WebN/A PhoneN/A Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity BenchmarkS&P 500 Index CategorySize and Style FocusLarge Cap Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$262.48 billion Average Daily Volume$78.39 million Discount/Premium-0.12% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.06% Other Expenses0.04% Total Expenses0.10% Fee Waiver-0.01% Net Expenses0.09%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company AdvisorSSgA Funds Management, Inc. CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company DistributorALPS Distributors, Inc. Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company TrusteeState Street Global Advisors Trust Company Lead Market MakerNone SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) Frequently Asked Questions What is SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock symbol? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "SPY." How often does SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 18th will be paid a dividend of $1.2331 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $4.93 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 15th. View SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's Dividend History. Has SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about SPY stock has trended somewhat negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust earned a news sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 134,231,871 shares, a decline of 9.1% from the March 29th total of 147,668,189 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 58,207,132 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. View SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's Current Options Chain. What other stocks do shareholders of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust investors own include Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Tesla (TSLA), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM). Who are SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's major shareholders? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (2.91%), Toronto Dominion Bank (1.46%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.26%), Northern Trust Corp (1.24%), Bridgewater Associates LP (0.87%) and National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives (0.80%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. Which institutional investors are selling SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust stock? SPY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parplus Partners, Morgan Stanley, TD Asset Management Inc., Toronto Dominion Bank, Hartford Investment Management Co., Aristotle Capital Management LLC, Coordinating Investment Fiduciary of Raytheon Master Pension Trust and Norinchukin Bank The. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. Which institutional investors are buying SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust stock? SPY stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Monarch Alternative Capital LP, Barings LLC, Mizuho Securities USA LLC, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, Natixis, Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc., CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp and Trust Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. How do I buy shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? Shares of SPY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock price today? One share of SPY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $283.95. How big of a company is SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a market capitalization of $258.67 billion. MarketBeat Community Rating for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA SPY)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 181 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 191 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 372MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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