Materials Select Sector SPDR Company Profile (NYSEARCA:XLB)

About Materials Select Sector SPDR

Materials Select Sector SPDR logoMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Materials Select Sector Index (the Index). The Index includes companies involved in such industries as chemicals; metals and mining; paper and forest products; containers and packaging, and construction materials. 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: NYSEARCA
  • Symbol: XLB
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $52.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.22
  • 52-Week Range: $39.91 - $53.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB) (?)
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 Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/10/2015HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.880 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/16/2016quarterly$0.332.65%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.231.84%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.181.5%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.302.49%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.231.85%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.231.86%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.191.6%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.282.51%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.222.03%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
DateHeadline
marketrealist.com logoAgrium: Analyst Recommendations, Price Target for February (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - February 22 at 10:54 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhat Could Drive Century Aluminum’s 4Q16 Profitability? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - February 21 at 8:03 AM
forbes.com logoFour Sector ETFs That Will Profit In The Months Ahead (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.forbes.com - February 18 at 11:12 AM
etfdailynews.com logoThe Lowest-Yielding Stock Sectors Are Outperforming In 2017 (NYSEARCA:XLB)
etfdailynews.com - February 17 at 5:18 PM
marketrealist.com logoArconic Just Sold Its Majority Stake in Alcoa (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - February 17 at 8:18 AM
marketrealist.com logoWhy Mosaic’s Phosphate Shipments Rose 13% in 4Q16 (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - February 10 at 6:44 AM
forbes.com logoTuesday Sector Laggards: Energy, Materials (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.forbes.com - February 7 at 4:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoXLB: Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund, US Equities Experiences Big Inflow (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 4:12 PM
marketrealist.com logoHow Do Potash Fertilizer Prices Compare to Last Year’s Levels? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - February 7 at 4:12 PM
thestreet.com logoWill These Sectors Still Drag Behind? Check These Charts (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 5:41 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPhosphate Prices Showed Positive Trends Last Week (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:55 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBest Sector ETFs For February: Getting Cyclical...Sort Of (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:55 AM
nasdaq.com logoMaterial ETFs are Prime Trump Plays (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.nasdaq.com - January 31 at 8:10 AM
thestreet.com logoSector Scorecard: Buy Materials, Industrial, Technology, Consumer Goods (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.thestreet.com - January 30 at 9:35 AM
thestreet.com logoBuying Into 'Spirits' in the Material World (NYSEARCA:XLB)
realmoneypro.thestreet.com - January 27 at 4:13 PM
News IconBasic Materials Stocks Sector Investing: Real Stuff Prices Are Rising (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.marketoracle.co.uk - January 27 at 4:13 PM
News IconMaterials ETFs Keep the Good Times Going (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.etftrends.com - January 27 at 4:13 PM
marketrealist.com logoWhat to Expect from Scotts Miracle-Gro’s EPS in 1Q17 (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 27 at 4:13 PM
marketrealist.com logoWhy Is Oil Crucial for Wall Street? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 27 at 4:13 PM
marketrealist.com logoPotashCorp’s 4Q16 Earnings Show Demand Still Strong for Potash (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 27 at 4:13 PM
etfdailynews.com logoThis Materials ETF Is A Clear Outperformer So Far In 2017 (NYSEARCA:XLB)
etfdailynews.com - January 26 at 6:36 AM
News IconMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLB)
markets.businessinsider.com - January 26 at 6:36 AM
wsj.com logoTraders Dive Head First Into Construction Stocks, However Obscure (NYSEARCA:XLB)
blogs.wsj.com - January 26 at 6:36 AM
News IconQ4 Earnings Help Put U.S. Stock ETFs Back on Track (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.etftrends.com - January 24 at 8:57 PM
marketwatch.com logoAs Trump pledges to build, here’s a list of top infrastructure projects (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.marketwatch.com - January 21 at 5:51 AM
marketrealist.com logoAir Products and Chemicals Aims to Acquire Yingde Gases (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 17 at 8:40 AM
etfdailynews.com logoHere’s Why The Uranium ETF Keeps Surging This Year (NYSEARCA:XLB)
etfdailynews.com - January 16 at 12:11 PM
zacks.com logoWhat's Behind the Surge in Uranium ETF? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.zacks.com - January 13 at 3:27 PM
marketrealist.com logoAre Copper Markets Headed for a Deficit in 2017? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 13 at 3:27 PM
marketrealist.com logoPension Plans: Will DuPont Get Respite from the Rate Hike? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 13 at 3:27 PM
marketrealist.com logoWhat Are Analysts’ Recommendations for DuPont? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 13 at 3:27 PM
marketrealist.com logoPhosphate Prices for DAP Were Mixed Last Week (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 10 at 4:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoUrea Prices Start 2017 on a Positive Note (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:24 PM
marketrealist.com logoPPG Extends Its Presence in EMEA Region with DEUTEK Acquisition (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 9 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoXLB : Summary for Materials Select Sector SPDR - Yahoo Finance (NYSEARCA:XLB)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 4:51 AM
thestreet.com logoNovice Trade: XLB (NYSEARCA:XLB)
realmoneypro.thestreet.com - January 7 at 6:33 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Trump’s Election Turned the Tide in Freeport-McMoRan’s Favor (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - January 5 at 7:37 AM
marketrealist.com logoCorn Prices Rise but Fail to Create Excitement for ADM, POT, PIEX (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - December 30 at 3:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSELECT SECTOR SPDR TRUST Financials (NYSEARCA:XLB)
finance.yahoo.com - December 30 at 3:47 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDigging into Fiscal 1Q17 Expectations for Monsanto’s Profitability (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 29 at 2:21 AM
thestreet.com logoS&P Sector ETF Scorecard: No New Highs as Year Draws to Close (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.thestreet.com - December 27 at 3:26 PM
marketrealist.com logoPPG Industries Disposes Plaka Plasterboard Business (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - December 27 at 3:26 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoTrump infrastructure plan boost for materials (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 21 at 4:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoInfrastructure plans boost rally in chemical stocks (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 21 at 4:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHow Long Can Cost Push Inflation Support Alcoa and Aluminum? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 8:56 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAre Urea Prices Rising Again? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMeet This Year's Best Materials ETF (NYSEARCA:XLB)
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 8:56 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Did Phosphate Fertilizers Fare Last Week? (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - December 20 at 8:56 AM
forbes.com logoMonday Sector Laggards: Materials, Energy (NYSEARCA:XLB)
www.forbes.com - December 19 at 3:40 PM
marketrealist.com logoDuPont Sells Its Food Safety Diagnostics Business to Hygiena (NYSEARCA:XLB)
marketrealist.com - December 19 at 3:40 PM

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What is Materials Select Sector SPDR's stock symbol?

Materials Select Sector SPDR trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "XLB."

How often does Materials Select Sector SPDR pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Materials Select Sector SPDR?

Materials Select Sector SPDR announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 16th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.3341 per share on Tuesday, December 27th. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 16th. This is a positive change from Materials Select Sector SPDR's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23.

How do I buy Materials Select Sector SPDR stock?

Shares of Materials Select Sector 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 Materials Select Sector SPDR stock cost?

One share of Materials Select Sector SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.47.


Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff