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

$55.02 -0.31 (-0.56 %)
(As of 12/17/2017 10:46 AM ET)
Previous Close$55.33
Today's Range$54.88 - $55.22
52-Week Range$47.84 - $57.23
Volume2.95 million shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market Capitalization$7.53 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.03%
BetaN/A

About Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSEARCA:XLU
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-866-7872257

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPS$3.16
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins267.92%
Return on Equity11.10%
Return on Assets10.75%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares139,374,000

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Frequently Asked Questions

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, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.5112 per share on Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a $2.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 15th. This is a positive change from Utilities SPDR's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. View Utilities SPDR's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 43,169,341 shares, an increase of 3.2% from the November 15th total of 41,822,212 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,356,357 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.2 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 acquired 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 $55.02.

How big of a company is Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR has a market capitalization of $7.53 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 (XLU)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  53 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  48 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  101
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

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: N/AN/AN/ABuy
Consensus Rating Score: N/AN/AN/A3.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
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0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
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0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
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0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)
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Dividends

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:12/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.70
Dividend Yield:3.09%
Payout Ratio:53.80% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU)

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/15/2017quarterly$0.513.72%12/15/201712/18/201712/26/2017
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)

Headlines

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA XLU) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Tax Reform Bypasses UtilitiesTax Reform Bypasses Utilities
www.barrons.com - December 16 at 8:34 AM
Utilities SPDR (XLU) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.51Utilities SPDR (XLU) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.51
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 8:50 PM
Friday Sector Laggards: Energy, UtilitiesFriday Sector Laggards: Energy, Utilities
www.nasdaq.com - December 15 at 4:33 PM
Take the Fed's predictions about the economy with a grain of salt: NYSE traderTake the Fed's predictions about the economy with a grain of salt: NYSE trader
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 4:33 PM
Today's Fed decision is all about how many rate hikes in 2018Today's Fed decision is all about how many rate hikes in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 4:33 PM
Wednesday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Healthcare - Nasdaq.com - NasdaqWednesday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Healthcare - Nasdaq.com - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 14 at 10:47 AM
Dow and S&P 500 Score Fresh Records as Wall Street Eyes Fed MeetingDow and S&P 500 Score Fresh Records as Wall Street Eyes Fed Meeting
www.thestreet.com - December 12 at 4:34 PM
Tuesday Sector Laggards: Utilities, EnergyTuesday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Energy
www.nasdaq.com - December 12 at 4:34 PM
The Biggest Loser: Scana Drops 6.2%The Biggest Loser: Scana Drops 6.2%
www.barrons.com - December 11 at 6:27 PM
Monday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, UtilitiesMonday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, Utilities
www.nasdaq.com - December 11 at 4:27 PM
Dominion Energy’s Chart Indicators and Short InterestDominion Energy’s Chart Indicators and Short Interest
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 11:18 AM
Friday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, Utilities - NasdaqFriday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, Utilities - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 8 at 4:17 PM
How Is Dominion Energy’s Revenue Growth Faring?How Is Dominion Energy’s Revenue Growth Faring?
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 8:29 AM
Stock Market News For Dec 6, 2017 - NasdaqStock Market News For Dec 6, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 6 at 4:20 PM
Tuesday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, Utilities - NasdaqTuesday Sector Laggards: Consumer Products, Utilities - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 6 at 8:36 AM
Monday Sector Laggards: Technology & Communications, UtilitiesMonday Sector Laggards: Technology & Communications, Utilities
www.nasdaq.com - December 4 at 4:18 PM
Rate Hike in the Cards? Discard These Sector ETFsRate Hike in the Cards? Discard These Sector ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 4:19 PM
XLU, NEE, DUK, D: Large Inflows Detected at ETF - NasdaqXLU, NEE, DUK, D: Large Inflows Detected at ETF - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 30 at 8:25 AM
Monday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Consumer Products - Nasdaq.com - NasdaqMonday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Consumer Products - Nasdaq.com - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 28 at 11:20 AM
XLU: Analyzing Utility Stocks’ Chart IndicatorsXLU: Analyzing Utility Stocks’ Chart Indicators
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 3:31 PM
Dominion Energy’s Expected Earnings and Dividend GrowthDominion Energy’s Expected Earnings and Dividend Growth
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 8:17 AM
Charting a November breakout attempt, S&P 500 rattles cage on the 2,600 markCharting a November breakout attempt, S&P 500 rattles cage on the 2,600 mark
www.marketwatch.com - November 23 at 7:34 AM
Institutional Investors Changed Their Holdings in XLU in 3Q17Institutional Investors Changed Their Holdings in XLU in 3Q17
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 7:34 AM
US Utilities Were More Volatile than Broader Markets in 2017US Utilities Were More Volatile than Broader Markets in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 7:34 AM
Institutional Activity in PPL Stock in 3Q17Institutional Activity in PPL Stock in 3Q17
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 7:34 AM
Utility Stocks Trade near an All-Time HighUtility Stocks Trade near an All-Time High
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 4:18 PM
Stock Market News For Nov 20, 2017 - NasdaqStock Market News For Nov 20, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 20 at 12:24 PM
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

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