|Bid||34.17 x 1400|
|Ask||34.18 x 1200|
|Day's Range||34.12 - 34.35|
|52 Week Range||29.04 - 34.36|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.58|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.08%|
The stock market's rebound this year may leave investors wondering if there's any gas left in the tank. CLS Investments offers three 'resilient' ETF ideas.
While the rest of the market enjoyed a nice bump, consumer staples sector-related exchange traded funds weakened after Kraft Heinz Co. (NYSE: KHC) plummeted to a record low in response to a deluge of negative ...
Consumer staples ETFs are attracting investors again, and it's easy to see why. Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, Walmart and their peers outshine in tough times.
As U.S. markets continue to wobble, investors who want to stay in the game can look to defensive sector-related ETFs for a more steady approach. “If the sell-off continues and it deepens, it’s going to ...
For much of 2018, consumer staples lagged the stock market. The second half of the year is going better, resulting in two consumer staples ETFs that are outperforming while the broad market corrects.
The Coca-Cola Company decided to take a deep dive into the global coffee business with a $5.1 billion purchase of UK coffee chain Costa. Coca-Cola hopes to leverage its expansive distribution network to take on the likes of Starbucks. ETFs with the heaviest weighting of Coca-Cola were up slightly despite shares of the beverage company inching lower by a dime as of 10:45 a.m. ET-- Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) gained 0.12%, Fidelity MSCI Consumer Staples ETF (FSTA) was up 0.14% and Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (VDC) rose 0.21%.
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Nearly halfway through 2018, it is fair to say the consume staples sector is disappointing. The Consumer Staples Select SPDR (XLP) , the largest exchange traded fund dedicated to the sector, is off about 10% year-to-date, underscoring the point that consumer staples is one of the worst-performing groups in the S&P 500 this year. XLP devotes more than half its weight to beverage makers and food and staples retailers.
The consumer staples sectors is the worst-performing group in the S&P 500 this year. The S&P 500 Consumer Staples Index closed May with a year-to-date loss of more than 12%, but some of the industry groups within the sector are sporting larger losses, weighing on the Consumer Staples Select SPDR (XLP) and other staples exchange traded funds in the process. XLP devotes more than half its weight to beverage makers and food and staples retailers.