Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLU)
|Ex-Dividend Date||Sep 19, 2022|
|Day's Range||68.51 - 70.60|
|Inception Date||Dec 16, 1998|
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 Holdings62.40% of assets
|The Southern Company||SO||7.86%|
|American Electric Power Company||AEP||4.95%|
|WEC Energy Group||WEC||3.09%|
|Sep 19, 2022||$0.501||Sep 22, 2022|
|Jun 21, 2022||$0.5154||Jun 24, 2022|
|Mar 21, 2022||$0.46949||Mar 24, 2022|
|Dec 20, 2021||$0.54556||Dec 23, 2021|
|Sep 20, 2021||$0.499||Sep 23, 2021|
|Jun 21, 2021||$0.49432||Jun 24, 2021|
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