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

$50.35 +1.28 (+2.61 %)
(As of 02/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$49.07
Today's Range$49.16 - $50.41
52-Week Range$47.37 - $57.23
Volume3.86 million shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market Capitalization$7.13 billion
P/E Ratio15.93
Dividend Yield3.48%
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 Ratio15.9335443037975
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 Shares139,174,000

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. Investors 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 4.06%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 15th. This is an increase 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 in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 59,880,126 shares, an increase of 13.2% from the January 12th total of 52,918,493 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 22,189,834 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Swan Global Investments LLC (5.19%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (2.68%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (1.19%), Employees Retirement System of Texas (0.80%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.82%) and Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. (0.81%). 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 BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, LPL Financial LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Dow Chemical Co. DE, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, Advisor Group Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services 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 Two Sigma Advisers LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Swan Global Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Meitav Dash Investments Ltd., BB&T Securities LLC, Timber Hill LLC and Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc.. 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 $50.35.

How big of a company is Utilities SPDR?

Utilities SPDR has a market capitalization of $7.13 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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  61 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
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.

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Dividends

Utilities SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLU) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:12/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.75
Dividend Yield:3.48%
Payout Ratio:55.38% (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

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DateHeadline
Swan Global Investments LLC Has $411.30 Million Holdings in Utilities SPDR (XLU)Swan Global Investments LLC Has $411.30 Million Holdings in Utilities SPDR (XLU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 2:24 PM
Institutional Investment in XLU during 4Q17Institutional Investment in XLU during 4Q17
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:33 AM
Which Factors Drove Southern Company’s 4Q17 Earnings?Which Factors Drove Southern Company’s 4Q17 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:33 AM
How Southern Company Beat 4Q17 Revenue EstimatesHow Southern Company Beat 4Q17 Revenue Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:33 AM
Southern Company’s Current Valuation and DividendsSouthern Company’s Current Valuation and Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:33 AM
FirstEnergy: Can It Beat Analysts’ 4Q17 Earnings Estimates?FirstEnergy: Can It Beat Analysts’ 4Q17 Earnings Estimates?
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:27 AM
Analyzing PPL’s Current Valuation ahead of 4Q17 EarningsAnalyzing PPL’s Current Valuation ahead of 4Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:09 PM
How Duke Energy Is Valued Compared to Its PeersHow Duke Energy Is Valued Compared to Its Peers
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:11 PM
Why Defensive ETFs Fail in the Market Downturn? - NasdaqWhy Defensive ETFs Fail in the Market Downturn? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 15 at 8:01 AM
Short Interest in Utilities SPDR (XLU) Expands By 13.2%Short Interest in Utilities SPDR (XLU) Expands By 13.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 1:58 AM
XLU: There Could Be More Weakness in UtilitiesXLU: There Could Be More Weakness in Utilities
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 3:54 PM
Utilities ETFs Could be Rebound CandidatesUtilities ETFs Could be Rebound Candidates
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 3:54 PM
Utilities Slump Could Be Nearing Its EndUtilities Slump Could Be Nearing Its End
www.benzinga.com - February 12 at 9:44 AM
Duke Energy’s Dividend Outlook and Growth ProspectsDuke Energy’s Dividend Outlook and Growth Prospects
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 9:44 AM
How Has Southern Company’s Dividend Growth Trended?How Has Southern Company’s Dividend Growth Trended?
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 9:45 AM
A Market Rally So Strong Even Utilities Are GainingA Market Rally So Strong Even Utilities Are Gaining
www.barrons.com - February 8 at 8:20 AM
Stock Markets Big Selloff Calls for Calm, ContextStock Market's Big Selloff Calls for Calm, Context
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 9:42 AM
Looking at Xcel Energy’s Moving Averages and Short InterestLooking at Xcel Energy’s Moving Averages and Short Interest
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 3:50 PM
What Could Drive Xcel Energy’s 4Q17 Earnings?What Could Drive Xcel Energy’s 4Q17 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 3:50 PM
ETF Scorecard: February 2 EditionETF Scorecard: February 2 Edition
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 3:58 PM
Little Tax Reform Benefit or Utilities ETFsLittle Tax Reform Benefit or Utilities ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:53 PM
California Water’s Long Dividend Payment HistoryCalifornia Water’s Long Dividend Payment History
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:53 PM
What Differentiates Northwest Natural Gas from Top Utility StocksWhat Differentiates Northwest Natural Gas from Top Utility Stocks
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 9:59 AM
Live from Davos: Stocks edge higher as Trump heads to DavosLive from Davos: Stocks edge higher as Trump heads to Davos
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 3:52 PM
Trade of the Day: Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU) | InvestorPlace - Investorplace.comTrade of the Day: Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU) | InvestorPlace - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - January 24 at 8:17 AM
Duke Energy Stock Is at Its Most Oversold Level in 5 YearsDuke Energy Stock Is at Its Most Oversold Level in 5 Years
finance.yahoo.com - January 22 at 4:05 PM
Trade of the Day: Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU)Trade of the Day: Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU)
investorplace.com - January 22 at 9:31 AM
Stock Market News for Jan 19, 2018 - NasdaqStock Market News for Jan 19, 2018 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 19 at 4:42 PM
What’s NRG Energy’s Current Valuation?What’s NRG Energy’s Current Valuation?
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 4:42 PM
Why GE May Not Meet Analysts’ Earnings Estimates in 4Q17Why GE May Not Meet Analysts’ Earnings Estimates in 4Q17
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 9:19 AM
PPL’s Dividend Yield Is One of the Best in IndustryPPL’s Dividend Yield Is One of the Best in Industry
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 9:19 AM
Where NextEra Energy Stock Could Go from HereWhere NextEra Energy Stock Could Go from Here
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 9:19 AM
Technical Strategist Turns Cautious Amid Parabolic Run: Healthy Correction May Be Just Around The CornerTechnical Strategist Turns Cautious Amid Parabolic Run: 'Healthy Correction May Be Just Around The Corner'
www.marketwatch.com - January 18 at 6:04 PM
How Does Southern Company’s Dividend Profile Look?How Does Southern Company’s Dividend Profile Look?
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:04 PM
How NextEra Energy Stock Is Currently ValuedHow NextEra Energy Stock Is Currently Valued
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:04 PM
AES’s Total Returns Compared to Its PeersAES’s Total Returns Compared to Its Peers
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 11:43 AM
Utilities Stocks Look Ridiculously Cheap: Chart - TheStreet.comUtilities Stocks Look Ridiculously Cheap: Chart - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - January 17 at 8:08 AM
XLU, NEE, DUK, D: Large Inflows Detected at ETFXLU, NEE, DUK, D: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
www.nasdaq.com - January 16 at 4:19 PM
Utilities Stocks Look Ridiculously Cheap: ChartUtilities Stocks Look Ridiculously Cheap: Chart
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:38 AM
Dominion Energy or Sempra: Recent Smart DealsDominion Energy or Sempra: Recent Smart Deals
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 8:40 AM
Is Sempra Energy the Smart Pick of 2018?Is Sempra Energy the Smart Pick of 2018?
finance.yahoo.com - January 15 at 10:26 AM
Short Interest in Utilities SPDR (XLU) Rises By 9.2%Short Interest in Utilities SPDR (XLU) Rises By 9.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 2:28 AM
Southern Company’s Price Targets after Goldman Sachs DowngradeSouthern Company’s Price Targets after Goldman Sachs Downgrade
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:59 PM
Does Southern Company Stock Have an Attractive Valuation?Does Southern Company Stock Have an Attractive Valuation?
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:59 PM
Analyzing AES’s Latest Valuation, Analyst Views, and MoreAnalyzing AES’s Latest Valuation, Analyst Views, and More
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 10:37 AM
What Will Drive PPL Stock Going Forward?What Will Drive PPL Stock Going Forward?
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 10:37 AM
Looking at FirstEnergy’s Price Targets and Analyst ViewsLooking at FirstEnergy’s Price Targets and Analyst Views
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 8:41 AM
NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Largest Utilities’ Dividend OutlookNEE, DUK, SO, and D: Largest Utilities’ Dividend Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 8:41 AM
Utility Stocks And Tax Reform: What Investors Need To KnowUtility Stocks And Tax Reform: What Investors Need To Know
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 4:26 PM
Will Edison International Stock Recover Anytime Soon?Will Edison International Stock Recover Anytime Soon?
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 4:26 PM

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