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

$57.32 +0.08 (+0.14 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 12:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.24
Today's Range$56.82 - $57.63
52-Week Range$51.35 - $64.17
Volume4.62 million shs
Average Volume7.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.82%
BetaN/A

About Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)

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

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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, March 16th. Investors of record on Monday, March 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.226 per share on Wednesday, March 21st. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 16th. 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 coverage about XLB stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news 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 sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 45.02 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 $57.30.

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:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  48 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  105
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.

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Dividends

Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB) Dividend Information

Materials Select Sector SPDR pays an annual dividend of $1.07 per share, with a dividend yield of 1.87%. XLB's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Wednesday, March 21.
Most Recent Dividend:3/21/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.07
Dividend Yield:1.87%
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB)

Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/16/2018quarterly$0.22601.53%3/16/20183/19/20183/21/2018
12/15/2017quarterly$0.28791.95%12/15/201712/18/201712/26/2017
9/15/2017quarterly$0.30192.15%9/15/20179/18/20179/25/2017
6/16/2017quarterly$0.25241.88%6/16/20176/20/20176/26/2017
3/17/2017quarterly$0.16401.25%3/17/20173/21/20173/27/2017
12/16/2016quarterly$0.33412.65%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.23071.84%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.18481.5%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.30352.49%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.23391.85%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.23141.86%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.18961.6%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.28202.51%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.21652.03%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Headlines

Materials Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA XLB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
A Sector ETF To Be Bullish OnA Sector ETF To Be Bullish On
finance.yahoo.com - April 5 at 5:07 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 8:43 AM
President Trump orders tariffs on ChinaPresident Trump orders tariffs on China
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 5:05 PM
DowDuPont: Materials Science Company’s Senior LeadershipDowDuPont: Materials Science Company’s Senior Leadership
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 5:08 PM
Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Declares $0.23 Quarterly DividendMaterials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Declares $0.23 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 6:41 PM
President Trump considers tariffs on ChinaPresident Trump considers tariffs on China
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:16 PM
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Century Aluminums stock jumps after J.P. Morgan boosts rating, price targetCentury Aluminum's stock jumps after J.P. Morgan boosts rating, price target
www.marketwatch.com - March 14 at 8:55 AM
Yahoo Finance Live: Market Movers - Mar 6th, 2018Yahoo Finance Live: Market Movers - Mar 6th, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:38 AM
Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Shares Sold by Callan Capital LLCMaterials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Shares Sold by Callan Capital LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 5:28 AM
Suntrust Banks Inc. Has $2.80 Million Holdings in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)Suntrust Banks Inc. Has $2.80 Million Holdings in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 6:14 PM
Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Shares Bought by Institute for Wealth Management LLC.Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Shares Bought by Institute for Wealth Management LLC.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 1:37 PM
Air Products and Chemicals to Display New Technology at IPC Apex ExpoAir Products and Chemicals to Display New Technology at IPC Apex Expo
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 5:45 PM
Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) is Florin Court Capital LLPs 10th Largest PositionMaterials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) is Florin Court Capital LLP's 10th Largest Position
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 10:28 AM
Buckingham Asset Management LLC Sells 1,558 Shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)Buckingham Asset Management LLC Sells 1,558 Shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 5:02 AM
Arrow Investment Advisors LLC Invests $17.96 Million in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)Arrow Investment Advisors LLC Invests $17.96 Million in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:26 AM
Swan Global Investments LLC Has $415.70 Million Holdings in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)Swan Global Investments LLC Has $415.70 Million Holdings in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 2:24 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:37 AM
Stocks rally, Trump's 'big week for infrastructure'Stocks rally, Trump's 'big week for infrastructure'
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:20 PM
Short Interest in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Drops By 22.6%Short Interest in Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Drops By 22.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 14 at 1:22 AM
XLB Crowded With SellersXLB Crowded With Sellers
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 9:42 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:50 PM
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www.forbes.com - January 18 at 11:39 AM
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www.marketwatch.com - January 18 at 11:39 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:34 AM
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ETFs to Buy as U.S. Manufacturing Hits 13-Year HighETFs to Buy as U.S. Manufacturing Hits 13-Year High
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 4:00 PM
Consumer discretionary and materials lead stocks at open ...Consumer discretionary and materials lead stocks at open ...
finance.yahoo.com - January 2 at 10:24 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 3:20 PM
Bernstein on Making Money in the Market in 2018Bernstein on Making Money in the Market in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 3:20 PM
Potash Price Update for Week Ended December 15Potash Price Update for Week Ended December 15
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 10:37 AM
Last Week’s DAP Prices Bring Hope to Phosphate ProducersLast Week’s DAP Prices Bring Hope to Phosphate Producers
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 10:37 AM
Urea Prices Still Stable in Week Ended December 15Urea Prices Still Stable in Week Ended December 15
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 10:36 AM
Materials Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLB) Announces $0.29 Quarterly DividendMaterials Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLB) Announces $0.29 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 7:42 PM
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www.forbes.com - December 11 at 11:14 AM
Urea Prices Rebounded in Week Ended December 8Urea Prices Rebounded in Week Ended December 8
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 11:14 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 4:21 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 4:38 PM
Urea Prices Continued to Fall in the Week Ending December 1Urea Prices Continued to Fall in the Week Ending December 1
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 12:18 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 4:22 PM
Urea Prices Take a Dive in the Week Ending November 24Urea Prices Take a Dive in the Week Ending November 24
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 10:40 AM
DAP Prices Rose in the Week Ending November 17DAP Prices Rose in the Week Ending November 17
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 8:15 AM
Fertilizer Affordability Update for the Week Ending November 17Fertilizer Affordability Update for the Week Ending November 17
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 8:15 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 4:17 PM

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