NYSEARCA:XLB - Materials Select Sector SPDR Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$58.52 +0.84 (+1.46 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.68
Today's Range$58.11 - $58.66
52-Week Range$53.38 - $64.17
Volume7.11 million shs
Average Volume6.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.88%
BetaN/A
Materials 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.

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Basic Details

Issuer SSgA
Fund NameMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:XLB
Inception Date12/16/1998
Fund ManagerMike Feehily, Karl Schneider, Ted Janowsky
Phone+1-866-7872257

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkS&P Materials Select Sector TR USD
CategorySector
FocusBasic Materials
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$4.81 billion
Average Daily Volume$6.66 million
Discount/Premium1.26%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.03%
Other Expenses0.10%
Total Expenses0.13%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.13%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorSSgA Funds Management, Inc.
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc.
Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company
Trustee
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial

Geographic Exposure of Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)
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Industry Exposure of Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)

Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB) Frequently Asked Questions

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, June 15th. Investors of record on Monday, June 18th will be given a dividend of $0.2798 per share on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Materials Select Sector SPDR's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. View Materials Select Sector SPDR's Dividend History.

Who are Materials Select Sector SPDR's key executives?

Materials Select Sector SPDR's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Michael Feehily, Member of the Management Board
  • John A. Tucker, Member of the Management Board (Age 1)

Has Materials Select Sector SPDR been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about XLB stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Materials Select Sector SPDR earned a news impact score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 48.19 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Materials Select Sector SPDR's major shareholders?

Materials Select Sector SPDR's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Swan Global Investments LLC (8.26%), BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (2.31%), Natixis (1.97%), BlackRock Inc. (0.66%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.52%) and Dupont Capital Management Corp (0.42%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Materials Select Sector SPDR.

Which major investors are selling Materials Select Sector SPDR stock?

XLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Timber Hill LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Alerus Financial NA, Centaurus Financial Inc. and First Republic Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Materials Select Sector SPDR.

Which major investors are buying Materials Select Sector SPDR stock?

XLB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Millennium Management LLC, STA Wealth Management LLC, Cavalier Investments LLC, AGF Investments Inc., Beaumont Financial Partners LLC and Mirador Capital Partners LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Materials Select Sector SPDR.

How do I buy shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR?

Shares of XLB 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 Materials Select Sector SPDR's stock price today?

One share of XLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.52.

How big of a company is Materials Select Sector SPDR?

Materials Select Sector SPDR has a market capitalization of $5.02 billion.

How can I contact Materials Select Sector SPDR?

Materials Select Sector SPDR's mailing address is One Lincoln Street, BOSTON, MA 02211, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-866-7872257.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  64 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  53 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  117
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Materials Select Sector SPDR and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe XLB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe XLB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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