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

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$58.29 -0.24 (-0.41 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.29
Today's Range$58.02 - $58.4968
52-Week Range$53.41 - $64.17
Volume7.32 million shs
Average Volume6.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.86%
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$4.96 billion
Average Daily Volume$5.93 million
Discount/Premium-0.59%

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 Fund (NYSEARCA:XLB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's stock symbol?

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

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

Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 15th. Investors of record on Monday, June 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.2798 per share on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. View Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's key executives?

Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund'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 Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about XLB stock have trended somewhat negative this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund earned a coverage optimism score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.89 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's major shareholders?

Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (1.57%), Conservest Capital Advisors Inc. (0.51%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.24%), Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.11%), Chemung Canal Trust Co. (0.10%) and Biltmore Wealth Management LLC (0.10%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund.

Which major investors are selling Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund stock?

XLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rockland Trust Co., Bank of Montreal Can, Cumberland Advisors Inc., Conservest Capital Advisors Inc., Atria Investments LLC, Chemung Canal Trust Co., Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. and Trust Co. of Oklahoma. View Insider Buying and Selling for Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund.

Which major investors are buying Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund stock?

XLB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, CX Institutional, CMH Wealth Management LLC, Mycio Wealth Partners LLC, Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC, GWM Advisors LLC and St. Johns Investment Management Company LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund.

How do I buy shares of Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund?

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 Fund's stock price today?

One share of XLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.29.

How big of a company is Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund?

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

How can I contact Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund?

Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund'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 Fund (NYSEARCA XLB)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  65 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  57 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund 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 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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