NYSEARCA:XLU - Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.29 -0.37 (-0.70 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$52.66
Today's Range$51.94 - $52.64
52-Week Range$47.37 - $57.23
Volume13.82 million shs
Average Volume17.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.77 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.36%
BetaN/A
Select Sector Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund), formerly Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund, seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Utilities Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index). The Index includes companies from industries, such as electric utilities, multi-utilities, independent power producers and energy traders, and gas utilities. The Fund utilizes a passive or indexing investment approach to attempt to approximate the investment performance of the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is SSgA Funds Management, Inc.

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Basic Details

Issuer SSgA
Fund NameUtilities Select Sector SPDR Fund
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:XLU
Inception Date12/16/1998
Fund ManagerMike Feehily, Karl Schneider, Dwayne Hancock
Phone+1-866-7872257

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkS&P Utilities Select Sector TR USD
CategorySector
FocusUtilities
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionNorth America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$7.33 billion
Average Daily Volume$14.94 million
Discount/Premium0.42%

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 MakerJane Street

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Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLU) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

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

Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.4405 per share on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.37%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund's previous quarterly dividend of $0.39. View Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund's Dividend History.

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

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

Are investors shorting Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund?

Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 62,755,552 shares, an increase of 28.4% from the June 15th total of 48,856,089 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,442,919 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. View Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund's Current Options Chain.

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

Utilities 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 Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about XLU stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 45.32 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

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

Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Trust Department MB Financial Bank N A (0.10%), Swarthmore Group Inc. (0.09%), Wall Capital Group Inc. (0.08%), Univest Corp of Pennsylvania (0.07%), Biltmore Wealth Management LLC (0.07%) and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.06%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund.

Which institutional investors are selling Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund stock?

XLU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chemung Canal Trust Co., Atria Investments LLC, Trust Department MB Financial Bank N A, Wall Capital Group Inc., Sabal Trust CO, Interactive Financial Advisors, Univest Corp of Pennsylvania and Patten & Patten Inc. TN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund.

Which institutional investors are buying Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund stock?

XLU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Swarthmore Group Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Calamos Advisors LLC, Stelac Advisory Services LLC, CMH Wealth Management LLC, Boltwood Capital Management and Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund.

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

Shares of XLU 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 Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund's stock price today?

One share of XLU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.29.

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

Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund has a market capitalization of $6.77 billion.

How can I contact Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund?

Utilities 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 Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA XLU)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  92 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  98 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  190
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe XLU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe XLU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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