XLU - Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 22, 2021|
|Trading Day||April 19|
|Day's Range||66.71 - 67.36|
|52-Week Range||51.93 - 67.47|
The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in the Utilities Select Sector Index. In seeking to track the performance of the index, the fund employs a replication strategy. It generally invests substantially all, but at least 95%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The index includes securities of companies from the following industries: electric utilities; water utilities; multi-utilities; independent power and renewable electricity producers; and gas utilities. The fund is non-diversified.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Dec 16, 1998
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
Utilities Select Sector Index
Top 10 Holdings63.47% of assets
|American Electric Power||AEP||4.65%|
|Public Service Enterprise Group||PEG||3.39%|
|Mar 22, 2021||$0.461||Mar 25, 2021|
|Dec 21, 2020||$0.522||Dec 24, 2020|
|Sep 21, 2020||$0.499||Sep 24, 2020|
|Jun 22, 2020||$0.476||Jun 25, 2020|
|Mar 23, 2020||$0.474||Mar 26, 2020|
|Dec 20, 2019||$0.501||Dec 26, 2019|
With Q1 2021 in the rear view, the winners of 2020 are beginning to lose their shine as these ETFs are looking good for Q2 and beyond. The post 7 Great ETFs to Buy Now for Momentum Going Into Q2 appeare...
The utilities sector was a dud last year, but that situation is improving and reminding risk-averse investors that assets such as the Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) are still relevant part...
Rates have been rising fast in the United States over the past few weeks on growing risk appetite and reflationary optimism.
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) and other utilities exchange traded funds are usually thought of as low beta, defensive assets, but some analysts are highlighting the utilities sector a...
Bullish chart patterns across the utilities sector suggest that this could be the group to watch over the final weeks of 2020.
Here we look at some ETFs with strong exposure to three utility bigwigs post their release of mixed third-quarter earnings.
The financial markets appear to be cheering two things.
While reviewing the 11 S&P 500 sectors and identifying stronger charts in the pile, it's hard to find a better setup than the Utilities Sector (XLU). The XLU chart also provides a textbook example of bi...
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) and other utilities exchange traded funds were somewhat overlooked heading into Election Day, but the income-oriented sector could be subject to electora...
Utility stocks have a tailwind thanks to central banks' actions. But investors can find better spots to invest because of looming resistance.
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) and other utilities exchange traded funds are typically viewed through the lenses of defense and income generation, but how the upcoming presidential ele...
Nearby support and resistance levels are making the utilities sector one to watch over the final months of 2020.
One underdog sector is beating the market this month, but two traders stand divided on its prospects
S&P 500 utilities stocks are outperforming all other sectors over the past month, but two traders disagree over where the group will go next.
We have highlighted one ETF and one stock from the four sectors that could make great plays as the earnings season unfolds.
The halt in stimulus talks has made investors jittery, resulting in a flight to defensive sectors like utilities, real estate, healthcare and consumer staples.
These Q4 plays should give investors a boost, even in a volatile environment
Yussef Gheriani, IHT Wealth Management, on how to invest in a volatile environment. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Guy Adami, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman and Jeff Mills.
Although broader markets may continue to be volatilie in the rest of the year, these five hot stocks to buy should be on your shopping list. The post 5 Hot Stocks to Buy Still Profiting From Social Dist...
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) isn’t the most impressive sector ETF this year, but that could change into year end as income investors look to higher yielding assets. The defensive and...
September is here and with the arrival of the ninth month of the year comes some ominous equity market history.
The Federal Reserve???s policymaking body released minutes of its Jul 28-29 meeting on Aug 19.
In other news: Saudis bet big on ETFs and work-from-home fund assets grow
Dave Nadig, chief investment officer and director of research at ETF Trends and ETF Database, and Chris Hempstead, speed through their takes on some top headlines in the ETF space.
With the safe asset gold peaking an all-time high and currently losing a bit, investors should dig into other safe sectors like utilities.
Here we look at some ETFs with strong exposure to three utility bigwigs post their release of mixed Q2 earnings.
Utilities stocks and sector-related exchange have underperformed despite the ongoing coronavirus-induced uncertainty, but this market segment could be a good way for more pessimistic investors to hedge ...
Today’s chart is the Utilities Sector SPDR (XLU). The overall thesis here is that utilities are starting to emerge as potential leadership.
In a low yield environment where Treasuries and money markets just aren’t getting the job done, income investors may want to revisit the Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU). Utilities are typic...
RBC's Lori Calvasina on tech's big run
Lori Calvasina, head of U.S. equity strategy at RBC, discusses the tech sector's recent rally, with CNBC's "Fast Money" traders.
Utilities sector-related exchange traded funds retreated Monday after Dominion (NYSE: D) and Duke Energy Corp (NYSE: DUK), two of the country’s largest utility players, abandoned the Atlantic Coast Pipe...
T. Rowe Price Capital's David Giroux says utilities are attractive
David Giroux, T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund, joins "Closing Bell" to talk about the markets.