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 $275.0099 -1.24 (-0.45 %) (As of 10/22/2018 11:56 AM ET)Previous Close$276.25Today's Range$274.41 - $277.357552-Week Range$252.92 - $293.94Volume37.50 million shsAverage Volume89.16 million shsMarket Capitalization$269.29 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield1.79%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC 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 TR USD CategorySize and Style FocusLarge Cap Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$266.08 billion Average Daily Volume$106.33 million Discount/Premium-1.47% 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 Advisor Custodian 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, September 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 24th will be given a dividend of $1.3226 per share on Wednesday, October 31st. This represents a $5.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 21st. This is an increase from SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $1.25. View SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for SPY? 0 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $3,000.00 to $3,000.00. On average, they expect SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock price to reach $3,000.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 990.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. Are investors shorting SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 28th, there was short interest totalling 151,659,374 shares, an increase of 1.4% from the September 14th total of 149,565,773 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 69,195,551 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. View SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's Current Options Chain. Who are SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's major shareholders? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management (0.18%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.14%), Mizuho Securities USA LLC (0.13%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.12%), KLS Professional Advisors Group LLC (0.07%) and TIAA FSB (0.07%). 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 Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors LLC, TIAA FSB, VCU Investment Management Co, Iron Financial LLC, Bainco International Investors, Cumberland Advisors Inc., BLB&B Advisors LLC and Stairway Partners LLC. 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 Gradient Investments LLC, Mizuho Securities USA LLC, Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management, First Hawaiian Bank, Atria Investments LLC, Eqis Capital Management Inc., Financial Services Advisory Inc and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp. 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 $275.0099. How big of a company is SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust? SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust has a market capitalization of $269.29 billion. MarketBeat Community Rating for SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA SPY)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 117 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 119 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 236MarketBeat'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. This page was last updated on 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do You Need a Fiduciary?