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Materials Select Sector SPDR® Fund (XLB)

BATS BZX Real-Time Price
As of 3:43pm ET
 +0.46 / +0.85%
Today’s Change
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Investment Objective

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 Materials 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: chemicals; metals and mining; paper and forest products; containers and packaging; and construction materials. The fund is non-diversified.

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1 month-2.21% 3 years+4.89%
3 months+2.21% 5 years+10.92%
1 year+12.70% Since inception+7.73%
Data through 08/16/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$53.99
Open day’s range54.17 – 54.52
Net asset value (NAV)54.02 (08/15/2017)
Daily volume369,119
Average volume (3 months)4,075,167
Data as of 3:43pm ET, 08/16/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+10.92%+0.40%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.14%1.44%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.830.17
Net assets$3.6B$685.4M
Average market cap$30.2B$15.9B
Average P/E25.923.9
Dividend / Share--0.23%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 86.25%
Consumer goods 9.08%
Business service 2.79%
Consumer service 1.87%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
DOW Dow Chemical11.82%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co11.67%
MON Monsanto8.39%
PX Praxair Inc6.09%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.63%
SHW Sherwin-Williams Co4.54%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc4.51%
PPG PPG Industries4.41%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV4.31%
IP International Paper Co3.79%