Utilities SPDR Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEARCA:XLU)

$56.20 -0.18 (-0.32 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 03:57 PM ET)
Previous Close$56.38
Today's Range$56.03 - $56.37
52-Week Range$46.04 - $57.23
Volume11.44 million shs
Average Volume12.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.87 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.18%
BetaN/A

About Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

Utilities SPDR logoSelect 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.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Investment Trusts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Investment Trusts
  • Symbol: NYSEARCA:XLU
  • Previous Symbol: NYSE:XLU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.sectorspdr.com
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.70
  • Dividend Yield: 3.2%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: $3.16
  • Net Margins: 267.92%
  • Return on Equity: 11.10%
  • Return on Assets: 10.75%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 145,674,000
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

What is Utilities SPDR's stock symbol?

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

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

Utilities SPDR announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 18th will be given a dividend of $0.4172 per share on Monday, September 25th. This represents a $1.67 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. View Utilities SPDR's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 42,016,226 shares, an increase of 0.9% from the October 13th total of 41,631,691 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 11,551,449 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.6 days.

Who are some of Utilities SPDR's key competitors?

Who are Utilities SPDR's key executives?

Utilities 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)

Who owns Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Swan Global Investments LLC (5.22%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.73%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (1.36%), Psagot Investment House Ltd. (0.80%), Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd. (0.00%) and Dow Chemical Co. DE (0.30%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Utilities SPDR.

Who sold Utilities SPDR stock? Who is selling Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Hanlon Investment Management Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, Fis Group Inc., Rothschild Capital Partners LLC, Afam Capital Inc. and Sun Life Financial INC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities SPDR.

Who bought Utilities SPDR stock? Who is buying Utilities SPDR stock?

Utilities SPDR's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TD Asset Management Inc., Psagot Investment House Ltd., Swan Global Investments LLC, Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Ve Gananot Havera Menahelet LTD, Dow Chemical Co. DE, Quantitative Advantage LLC, Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Tichoniim Havera Menahelet LTD and BB&T Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Utilities SPDR.

How do I buy Utilities SPDR stock?

Shares of Utilities SPDR 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 SPDR's stock price today?

One share of Utilities SPDR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.20.

How big of a company is Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR has a market capitalization of $7.87 billion.

How can I contact Utilities SPDR?

Utilities 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 Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  39 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  45 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  84
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Utilities SPDR and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Ratings for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
Price Target History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
Analysts' Ratings History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/19/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeOverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
Most Recent Dividend:9/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.70
Dividend Yield:3.02%
Payout Ratio:53.80% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

Dividend History by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/15/2017quarterly$0.423.05%9/15/20179/18/20179/25/2017
6/16/2017quarterly$0.443.23%6/16/20176/20/20176/26/2017
3/17/2017quarterly$0.393.02%3/17/20173/21/20173/27/2017
12/16/2016quarterly$0.463.83%12/16/201612/20/201612/27/2016
6/19/2015quarterly$0.393.67%6/19/20156/23/20156/29/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.353.12%3/20/20153/24/20153/30/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.423.56%12/19/201412/23/201412/30/2014
9/19/2014quarterly$0.383.58%9/19/20149/23/20149/29/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.373.44%6/20/20146/24/20146/30/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.333.31%3/21/20143/25/20143/31/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.404.24%12/20/201312/24/201312/31/2013
9/20/2013quarterly$0.373.89%9/20/20139/24/20139/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
Latest Headlines for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU)
Source:
DateHeadline
Quick Thoughts On UTGs Concluded Rights Offering, Part 1: Impact On FundQuick Thoughts On UTG's Concluded Rights Offering, Part 1: Impact On Fund
seekingalpha.com - November 13 at 8:13 PM
Tuesdays ETF Movers: XLU, KRETuesday's ETF Movers: XLU, KRE
www.nasdaq.com - November 7 at 9:20 PM
Apple boosts tech stocks as iPhone X hits storesApple boosts tech stocks as iPhone X hits stores
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 2:16 PM
ETF Scorecard: November 3 EditionETF Scorecard: November 3 Edition
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 2:16 PM

Social Media

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Chart

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU) Chart for Friday, November, 17, 2017
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This page was last updated on 11/17/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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