SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
285.775
+0.715 (+0.25%)
As of 12:57PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close285.060
Open285.570
Bid0.000 x 1400
Ask0.000 x 1000
Day's Range285.060 - 285.810
52 Week Range241.830 - 286.630
Volume21,761,421
Avg. Volume66,650,433
Net Assets271.67B
NAV281.20
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.75%
YTD Return6.32%
Beta (3y)1.00
Expense Ratio (net)0.09%
Inception Date1993-01-22
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  • Is Oil Heading for a Breakdown This Week?
    Market Realist34 minutes ago

    Is Oil Heading for a Breakdown This Week?

    On August 10–17, US crude oil October futures fell 2.6% and closed at $65.21 per barrel on August 17.

  • Trump Administration Performs a Balancing Act on Steel
    Market Realist2 hours ago

    Trump Administration Performs a Balancing Act on Steel

    Several companies, including Ford Motor Company (F), Harley-Davidson (HOG), and Tesla (TSLA), saw higher input costs in the second quarter. Higher steel prices and physical aluminum premiums have been among the reasons US companies are facing cost pressures. Meanwhile, the Trump administration seems to be performing a balancing act for now.

  • Gold Stocks Look Cheap Compared to the S&P 500—What’s Next?
    Market Realist2 hours ago

    Gold Stocks Look Cheap Compared to the S&P 500—What’s Next?

    Along with gold, gold miner stocks (GDX) (NUGT) are also seeing a lot of selling pressure lately. Gold equities are essentially a leveraged play on gold prices and as such, they usually move in the direction of gold prices with greater intensity. On August 15, the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) has lost 20.0% of its value YTD, almost double the losses seen by the SPDR Gold Shares ETF (GLD).

  • Tariffs and Trade Wars Alone Won’t Make America Great
    Market Realist3 hours ago

    Tariffs and Trade Wars Alone Won’t Make America Great

    Have Trump’s Tariffs Helped US Steel’s Pursuit of Greatness? President Donald Trump has resorted to an economic war, using sanctions and tariffs as tools to achieve political and economic ends. The Section 232 tariffs have been used as a bargaining chip to get better trade deals from trading partners.

  • How Would an Emerging Market Currency Crisis Impact Gold?
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    How Would an Emerging Market Currency Crisis Impact Gold?

    The current crisis started when Turkish lira plunged and started to pressure other emerging market (EEM) currencies. While the outright sell-off in emerging market currencies has stopped, investors are still worried about the contagion spreading to these countries. The US (SPY)(IVV) interest rates are already moving higher with the Federal Reserve on the path of even more hikes in the quarters ahead.

  • Could the US Dollar’s Strength Prolong Commodities’ Pain?
    Market Realist5 hours ago

    Could the US Dollar’s Strength Prolong Commodities’ Pain?

    The US dollar’s (UUP) strength has been the primary reason for gold’s weakness in 2018. The dollar has been gaining against the euro as the region grapples with its economic and political woes. 

  • US Crude Oil: New Four-Month Low Is Possible
    Market Realist5 hours ago

    US Crude Oil: New Four-Month Low Is Possible

    On August 16, US crude oil’s implied volatility was 23.4%—at par to its 15-day average. The inverse relationship between oil prices and oil’s implied volatility is illustrated in the following graph.

  • Investopedia2 days ago

    Investors Remain Cautious as China Talks Resume

    Despite strong earnings and potential progress in trade talks, the major U.S. indexes could see a bit of a correction this week on guidance concerns.

  • Investors’ Positions as Gold Drops to a 19-Month Low
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Investors’ Positions as Gold Drops to a 19-Month Low

    Gold prices (GLD) haven’t been able to catch a break even as geopolitical concerns become more pronounced. On August 15, gold prices fell to a 19-month low of $1,173 per ounce as the US dollar continued its winning streak. Despite the trade war concerns, the political and economic tensions in the EU (European Union) (HEDJ), and Turkey’s (TUR) latest currency and economic crisis, gold has behaved like any other risk asset and not gained any bids.

  • 5 Top Stock Trades for Monday — Where to Buy Nvidia, Nordstrom
    InvestorPlace3 days ago

    5 Top Stock Trades for Monday — Where to Buy Nvidia, Nordstrom

    After a big rally on Thursday, stocks again added to their gains on Friday on optimism over global trade resolutions between the U.S. and China by year’s end. Even before that news came out though, there were plenty of big movers. Here are our top stock trades for Monday.Top Stock Trades for Monday #1: Tesla

  • Three ‘tiebreakers’ that will determine if stock market bulls or bears are right
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    Three ‘tiebreakers’ that will determine if stock market bulls or bears are right

    The benchmark S&P 500 Index seems to be stuck under a certain level. I recently wrote: “This S&P 500 chart shows the market is at a critical juncture.” Since then, I have received emails and phone calls from investors amazed at how the market ran up to the line shown on the chart in that story, fell and then rose right up to the line again.

  • Why Ray Dalio and John Paulson Are Still Investing in Gold
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    Why Ray Dalio and John Paulson Are Still Investing in Gold

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  • Is Oil Diminishing Broader Market Prospects?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Is Oil Diminishing Broader Market Prospects?

    On August 9–16, US equity indexes had the following correlations with US crude oil September futures: the S&P Mid-Cap 400 (IVOO): 46.9% the S&P 500 (SPY): 38.7% the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA): 32.5%

  • The market's top stocks were far more extreme during the Dotcom bubble
    Yahoo Finance3 days ago

    The market's top stocks were far more extreme during the Dotcom bubble

    The markets are exuberant, but we’re nowhere near the extremes of the Dotcom bubble according to a note by J.P. Morgan.

  • Oil’s Fall: Which Energy ETFs Might Be Impacted Less
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Oil’s Fall: Which Energy ETFs Might Be Impacted Less

    On August 9–16, the major energy ETFs had the following correlations with US crude oil September futures: the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE): 96.3% the VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH): 95.2% the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP): 91.9% the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP): 63.6%

  • Walmart Raises Guidance on Solid Fiscal Q2 Earnings
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Walmart Raises Guidance on Solid Fiscal Q2 Earnings

    In the second quarter, Walmart (WMT) topped analysts’ expectations for both sales and earnings. It reported robust numbers across all business verticals.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    What is a quarterly report?

    Learn about quarterly reports and why they are important to investors. Explore street consensus estimates and how reported results are perceived by investors.

  • Is US Crude Oil Nearing a Bear Market?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Is US Crude Oil Nearing a Bear Market?

    On August 16, US crude oil September futures rose 0.7% and settled at $65.46 per barrel—$0.45 above the lowest closing level in more than two months. On the same day, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) rose 0.7%. The small rise in oil prices might also be behind a rise of 0.8% and 1.6% in the S&P 500 Index (SPY) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (DIA), respectively, in the last trading session. In Part 3 of this series, we’ll analyze US crude oil’s relationship with these equity indexes.

  • AMD Stock Outperforms the Market, Trades at 11-Year High
    Market Realist3 days ago

    AMD Stock Outperforms the Market, Trades at 11-Year High

    Semiconductor stocks’ performance has been weaker in 2018 due to the US-China trade war, the end of the crypto boom, and a decline in memory prices. However, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has grown 76% YTD (year-to-date). AMD’s stock outperformed its peers including NVIDIA (NVDA) an Intel (INTC). NVIDIA has risen 21%, while Intel hasn’t changed YTD.

  • Here’s How Auto Investors Are Paying the Price for Trump’s Actions
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Here’s How Auto Investors Are Paying the Price for Trump’s Actions

    Can America Be Great Again without a Strong Auto Industry? In 2017, the biggest challenge for automakers was to generate more sales and keep their profitability intact at a time when US auto sales were softening. In the last few years, US passenger car sales have gone down significantly, while stronger truck sales have kept automakers’ hopes alive.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    Alphabet’s Self-Driving Car May Boost Stock 25%

    Big revenues from Waymo, Google parent Alphabet Inc.’s ( GOOGL) self-driving car unit, could help drive the tech titan’s stock significantly higher. Valuing the Waymo unit, with its separate robotaxi, logistics and licensing businesses at a combined market value of around $175 billion, Morgan Stanley analysts suggest a sum-of-parts valuation of Alphabet’s shares of $1,550, implying an upside of more than 25% from Thursday’s close.

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    Why Index Investing Could Miss the Best Stock Bets

    Since the introduction of index funds and emergence of exchange-traded funds in the 1990s, more and more money has been flowing into these passive products from active managers. According to the Investment Company Institute, U.S. equity mutual funds lost $108 billion in 2018, while ETFs added $37 billion in assets. Today, there are more indexes in the U.S. than there are stocks, according to estimates from research and brokerage firm Sanford C. Bernstein.

  • Walmart reports best sales growth in a decade, shares spike
    Yahoo Finance4 days ago

    Walmart reports best sales growth in a decade, shares spike

    Comparable store sales excluding gas jumped 4.5%.

  • Economic War: Miners Have Plenty of Concerns
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Economic War: Miners Have Plenty of Concerns

    As we noted in the previous part, metals and mining stocks like Alcoa (AA) and Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) fell sharply on August 15. US steel stocks like U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and AK Steel (AKS) also saw selling pressure. In this part, we’ll see what has been weighing on metal and mining stocks.

  • What Are the Benefits of Fund Managers’ Positioning and Fears?
    Market Realist4 days ago

    What Are the Benefits of Fund Managers’ Positioning and Fears?

    Fund managers have increased their average cash balance from 4.7% to 5.0% in August. The current level of cash holdings is well above the ten-year average of 4.5%.