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SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (XAR)

NYSEARCA: XAR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
123.60 -0.01 (-0.01%)
Oct 25, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets$1.24B
NAV$123.58
Expense Ratio0.35%
PE Ratio24.09
Shares Out10.03M
Dividend (ttm)$0.96
Dividend Yield0.77%
Ex-Dividend DateSep 20, 2021
1-Year Return
-
Volume42,814
Open123.96
Previous Close123.61
Day's Range123.27 - 124.20
52-Week Low83.08
52-Week High136.71
Beta1.23
Holdings33
Inception DateSep 28, 2011

About XAR

The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P Aerospace & Defense Select Industry Index. In seeking to track the performance of the S&P Aerospace & Defense Select Industry Index (the index), the fund employs a sampling strategy. It generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The index represents the aerospace and defense segment of the S&P Total Market Index (S&P TMI).

Asset ClassEquity
SectorDefense
RegionNorth America
IssuerState Street Global Advisors
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolXAR
Index TrackedS&P Aerospace & Defense Select Industry Index

Top 10 Holdings

44.25% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
Northrop GrummanNOC4.65%
Spirit AeroSystemsSPR4.60%
HEICO CorporationHEI4.58%
Raytheon TechnologiesRTX4.49%
Lockheed MartinLMT4.39%
TransDigm GroupTDG4.38%
Huntington Ingalls IndustriesHII4.35%
TextronTXT4.29%
L3Harris TechnologiesLHX4.28%
Aerojet RocketdyneAJRD4.24%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Sep 20, 2021$0.091Sep 23, 2021
Jun 21, 2021$0.11698Jun 24, 2021
Mar 22, 2021$0.64617Mar 25, 2021
Dec 21, 2020$0.10337Dec 24, 2020
Sep 21, 2020$0.09252Sep 24, 2020
Jun 22, 2020$0.09142Jun 25, 2020
Full Dividend History

News

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Sector ETF report for XAR

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