XLU - Utilities Select Sector SPDR® Fund

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
50.58
+0.25 (+0.50%)
As of 3:00PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close50.33
Open50.37
Bid50.48 x 9700
Ask50.49 x 3300
Day's Range50.28 - 50.97
52 Week Range47.37 - 57.23
Volume14,158,013
Avg. Volume18,989,929
Net Assets7.13B
NAV50.52
PE Ratio (TTM)8.33
Yield3.47%
YTD Return-3.34%
Beta (3y)0.19
Expense Ratio (net)0.14%
Inception Date1998-12-16
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  • What’s Next for Utilities as Treasury Yields Near Historic High?
    Market Realist1 hour ago

    What’s Next for Utilities as Treasury Yields Near Historic High?

    Treasury yields surged last week on better-than-expected economic data. The ten-year Treasury yield touched 3.0%, which was its highest level since January 2014. The strength in the yields can be seen as negative for stocks, particularly utilities. Utility stocks and Treasury yields generally trade inversely to each other.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    PSE&G's plan to replace gas pipes to increase residential bills 2%, add 3,200 jobs

    Public Service Electric and Gas Co. said Monday it settled with New Jersey Board of Public Utilities for a $1.875 billion plan to replace gas pipes, which will increase residential customer bills by less ...

  • How Xcel Energy’s Dividend Profile Fared
    Market Realist4 days ago

    How Xcel Energy’s Dividend Profile Fared

    Currently, Xcel Energy (XEL) stock offers a dividend yield of 3.4%, which is much lower than broader utilities’ (XLU) average yield of ~4.2%. Barring a few exceptions, Xcel Energy has always traded at a discounted dividend yield compared to utilities’ average in the last five years. Xcel Energy has raised its dividends per share for the last 15 consecutive years.

  • Analyzing Xcel Energy’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Analyzing Xcel Energy’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers

    Currently, Xcel Energy (XEL) stock is trading at a PE (price-to-earnings) multiple of 20.0x—compared to its five-year historical average of 18x. Xcel Energy stock appears to be trading at a premium to its historical average valuation.

  • Xcel Energy Could Report Higher 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Xcel Energy Could Report Higher 1Q18 Earnings

    Xcel Energy (XEL) is scheduled to report its 1Q18 earnings on April 26, 2018. According to analysts, Xcel Energy is estimated to report an EPS (earnings per share) of $0.52 for the quarter ending on March 31, 2018. The estimates indicate more than a 10% increase YoY (year-over-year) in the company’s earnings compared to the EPS of $0.47 1Q17.

  • What Analysts Estimate for Dominion Energy
    Market Realist4 days ago

    What Analysts Estimate for Dominion Energy

    According to the Wall Street analyst consensus, Dominion Energy (D), the third-biggest utility, has an estimated upside of more than 12% for the next 12 months. The company has a mean target price of $74.4 compared to its current market price of $66.1.

  • Where Dominion Energy Stock Might Go from Here
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Where Dominion Energy Stock Might Go from Here

    Dominion Energy (D) stock continues to look weak in the near future considering its moving averages. Currently, Dominion Energy is trading 6% lower than its 50-day moving average and 14% lower than its 200-day moving average. The large discount to both of the key moving averages highlights the weakness in the stock. Dominion Energy’s 50-day moving average around $70.6 is expected to act as a resistance for the stock in the near term. It’s currently trading at $66.1.

  • How Dominion Energy Stock Is Valued ahead of 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Dominion Energy Stock Is Valued ahead of 1Q18 Earnings

    Dominion Energy (D), the third-largest utility by market capitalization in the S&P 500 Utilities Index (XLU), is trading at a PE (price-to-earnings) valuation multiple of 19x. The stock seems to be trading at a large discount compared to its five-year valuation average of 24x. Duke Energy (DUK) stock, the second-largest utility, is currently trading at a PE multiple of 21x, while renewables titan NextEra Energy (NEE) is trading at a PE multiple of 22x.

  • What Could Impact Dominion Energy’s 1Q18 Earnings?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    What Could Impact Dominion Energy’s 1Q18 Earnings?

    Analysts expect Richmond-based Dominion Energy (D) to report earnings of $1.06 per share for the quarter ended on March 31, 2018. In the comparable quarter last year, it reported earnings of $0.97 per share. The estimates represent an increase of more than 9% in its per-share earnings year-over-year.

  • US stocks selloff with tech on track for worst day in two weeks
    Yahoo Finance Video22 minutes ago

    US stocks selloff with tech on track for worst day in two weeks

    FAANG and industrials stocks lead US markets lower as the yield on the 10-year treasury crosses above 3%. Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action.

  • 10-year treasury yield hits 3%
    Yahoo Finance Video2 hours ago

    10-year treasury yield hits 3%

    Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith, Dion Rabouin and Rick Newman discuss Wall Street’s reaction to the 10-year treasury yield hitting 3%.