Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLU)
|Ex-Dividend Date||Sep 20, 2021|
|Day's Range||66.80 - 67.37|
|Inception Date||Dec 16, 1998|
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.
Top 10 Holdings64.37% of assets
|American Electric Power||AEP||4.53%|
|Public Service Enterprise Group||PEG||3.41%|
|American Water Works||AWK||3.37%|
|Sep 20, 2021||$0.499||Sep 23, 2021|
|Jun 21, 2021||$0.49432||Jun 24, 2021|
|Mar 22, 2021||$0.46078||Mar 25, 2021|
|Dec 21, 2020||$0.52177||Dec 24, 2020|
|Sep 21, 2020||$0.49859||Sep 24, 2020|
|Jun 22, 2020||$0.47576||Jun 25, 2020|
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