XLU - Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
52.5025
+0.0125 (+0.02%)
As of 3:43PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close52.4900
Open52.5700
Bid52.4900 x 800
Ask52.5000 x 28000
Day's Range52.4000 - 52.6600
52 Week Range47.3700 - 57.2300
Volume6,987,058
Avg. Volume15,152,044
Net Assets7.7B
NAV51.93
PE Ratio (TTM)8.65
Yield3.38%
YTD Return0.28%
Beta (3y)0.14
Expense Ratio (net)0.14%
Inception Date1998-12-16
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