XLE - Energy Select Sector SPDR® Fund

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
72.93
-0.82 (-1.11%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close73.75
Open73.95
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range72.56 - 74.46
52 Week Range61.80 - 78.39
Volume22,787,505
Avg. Volume16,791,666
Net Assets17.4B
NAV67.42
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield3.33%
YTD Return-6.05%
Beta (3y)1.08
Expense Ratio (net)0.14%
Inception Date1998-12-16
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  • What Weatherford Management Expects after 1Q18
    Market Realist37 minutes ago

    What Weatherford Management Expects after 1Q18

    Weatherford International (WFT) released its financial results for 1Q18 on April 24. WFT’s stock price reacted positively, rising 6.6% yesterday to $2.76 from the previous day’s close and strongly outperforming the 1.4% fall in crude oil prices. Earnings exceeding estimates could have boosted WFT’s stock price yesterday. The VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) fell 0.8%. OIH tracks an index of 25 oilfield equipment and services companies.

  • Analyzing Noble Energy’s Recent Stock Performance
    Market Realist17 hours ago

    Analyzing Noble Energy’s Recent Stock Performance

    Noble Energy (NBL) stock has mainly risen since the beginning of 2018. Noble Energy has tracked crude oil prices (DBO) (UCO) higher.

  • Could Halliburton’s Returns Improve after 1Q18?
    Market Realist20 hours ago

    Could Halliburton’s Returns Improve after 1Q18?

    Halliburton (HAL) released its financial results for 1Q18 on April 23. that day, HAL’s stock price reacted positively, rising 0.2% to $52.05. Its earnings beat estimates, and significantly higher revenue from its North American operations backed investors’ renewed interest in HAL’s outlook, which may have provided a tailwind to HAL’s stock price. West Texas Intermediate crude oil rose 0.7%. 

  • What Are Baker Hughes’s Growth Prospects in 2018?
    Market Realist20 hours ago

    What Are Baker Hughes’s Growth Prospects in 2018?

    Baker Hughes (BHGE) released its financial information for 1Q18 on April 20. Immediately following the earnings release, Baker Hughes stock reacted positively. The stock increased 0.8% to $33.99 from the previous day’s close. The VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) decreased 0.7% on the same day. OIH tracks an index of 25 oilfield equipment and services companies.

  • Schlumberger’s Returns and Growth Estimates after 1Q18
    Market Realist20 hours ago

    Schlumberger’s Returns and Growth Estimates after 1Q18

    Schlumberger (SLB) released its 1Q18 results on April 20. Its stock price reacted negatively immediately following the earnings release, falling 1.5% to close at $69.23.

  • ETE Is Up ~12% in April: Can the Momentum Continue?
    Market Realist21 hours ago

    ETE Is Up ~12% in April: Can the Momentum Continue?

    Energy Transfer Equity (ETE), the MLP GP (general partner) of Energy Transfer Partners (ETP), has risen ~12.0% month-to-date, supported by strong gains in crude oil prices and a general recovery in the midstream energy sector. The Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) has gained 6.9% during the same timeframe.

  • Oil’s Bullish Momentum Might Continue
    Market Realist23 hours ago

    Oil’s Bullish Momentum Might Continue

    On April 23, US crude oil June futures rose 0.4% and settled at $68.64 per barrel—the highest closing level for US crude oil active futures in more than three years. On the same day, the US Dollar Index rose 0.7%.

  • Hedge Funds Increase Net Long Positions in US Crude Oil
    Market Realistyesterday

    Hedge Funds Increase Net Long Positions in US Crude Oil

    Hedge funds’ net long positions in WTI crude oil futures and options contracts increased by 24,758 to 442,408 on April 10–17. The net long positions increased for the third time in the last five weeks.

  • Commodities and the S&P 500’s Price Action on April 23
    Market Realistyesterday

    Commodities and the S&P 500’s Price Action on April 23

    The S&P 500 rose ~0.01% to 2,670.29 on April 23 due to optimism about strong 1Q18 earnings results. Analysts estimate earnings growth of ~20% for S&P 500 companies in 1Q18, which could be the strongest earnings results in seven years. Five out of the ten major sectors in the S&P 500 rose on April 23.

  • Anadarko Petroleum Stock in the Coming Weeks
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Anadarko Petroleum Stock in the Coming Weeks

    Since late 2017, Anadarko Petroleum (APC) stock has mainly been in an uptrend. The stock has tracked crude oil prices (USO) (UCO).

  • ETF Trends2 days ago

    Biggest Energy ETF Jumps 4% Over Past Week

    The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLE), the largest equity-based energy ETF, jumped by about 4% last week in what is perhaps the latest sign that the energy sector rebound is proving legitimate. ...

  • Cushing Inventories Decreased for the First Time in 6 Weeks
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Cushing Inventories Decreased for the First Time in 6 Weeks

    Analysts estimate that Cushing inventories could have increased on April 13–20. A larger-than-expected rise in Cushing inventories could pressure oil prices.

  • Major Oil Producers’ Meeting Helped Crude Oil Prices
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Major Oil Producers’ Meeting Helped Crude Oil Prices

    On April 20, 2018, major oil producers’ meeting was held in Jeddah to discuss extending ongoing production cuts. The meeting highlighted OPEC’s higher compliance with ongoing production cuts. On April 20, Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said that production cuts could continue into 2019. The expectation of an extension supported oil prices last week. Brent and US crude oil prices increased ~2% and ~1.5% respectively, last week.

  • How Large Speculator Positions in S&P 500 Moved Last Week
    Market Realist2 days ago

    How Large Speculator Positions in S&P 500 Moved Last Week

    The energy sector (XLE) rose 2.6% last week because of the continued surge in oil prices, which will likely remain in focus given that President Trump started tweeting about OPEC and crude prices. The industrial and consumer discretionary sectors rose 2.1% and 1.7%, respectively, while the financial (XLF) sector rebounded by 1.6% due to the increase in bond yields. Large speculators of the S&P 500 Index, which include hedge funds, increased net bullish positions last week.

  • Kinder Morgan Rose 7.4% Last Week
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Kinder Morgan Rose 7.4% Last Week

    Kinder Morgan (KMI) stock rose 7.4% last week. The company reported strong 1Q18 results on April 18 after the markets closed. KMI rose 2.3% on April 19. Kinder Morgan also opened last week strong with a 2.3% rise on Monday, followed by a 2.2% rise on Tuesday.

  • Market Realist2 days ago

    Key Energy Events This Week

    On April 23–27, 2018, the events listed in the following table could impact oil and natural gas prices.

  • Is Oil Helping US Equity Indexes?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Is Oil Helping US Equity Indexes?

    On April 13–20, 2018, US equity indexes had the following performances: The S&P 500 Index (SPY) rose 0.5%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (DIA) rose 0.4%. The S&P Mid-Cap 400 Index (IVOO) rose 0.9%.

  • National Oilwell Varco’s Returns on April 16
    Market Realist4 days ago

    National Oilwell Varco’s Returns on April 16

    As of April 16, 2018, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE), which tracks an index of US energy companies, had returned ~4% over the last year. The VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH), which tracks an index of 25 OFS (oilfield equipment and service) companies, had returned -12%. National Oilwell Varco (NOV) underperformed XLE and OIH, returning ~1%. National Oilwell Varco also underperformed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), which had returned 15% in the past year. NOV accounts for 0.06% of SPY.

  • How Has Cabot Oil & Gas Stock Performed Recently?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Has Cabot Oil & Gas Stock Performed Recently?

    Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) stock started weak this year and mirrored natural gas prices (UNG). Cabot Oil & Gas stock has fallen ~1.5% YoY (year-over-year). The stock has underperformed the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE), which has increased ~4.3% during the same period.

  • Oil States International’s 1-Year Returns on April 18
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Oil States International’s 1-Year Returns on April 18

    What’s the Market Saying about Oil States International?Oil States International’s one-year returns

  • Barrons.com5 days ago

    Energy: Time to Be Less Reserved

    Oil prices and energy stocks have gotten a boost lately, and after languishing for ages, it's finally time to start paying attention, says Credit Suisse's James Wicklund. The firm upgraded the energy sector late last month to Market Weight after four years of underperformance, and Wicklund says that we're seeing signs of a true turnaround at long last. Wickland highlights that recently, companies have even delayed delivery of capital equipment to maintain margins and returns--a positive pattern of behavior.

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    Energy ETF falls after Trump tweets that crude prices are "artificially high"

    The largest exchange-traded fund to track the energy sector declined in early trading on Friday, after President Donald Trump tweeted that crude-oil prices were "artificially high." The Energy ...

  • Are Oil and the Equity Markets Affecting Energy ETFs?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Are Oil and the Equity Markets Affecting Energy ETFs?

    Between April 12 and April 19, 2018, energy subsector ETFs’ correlations with US crude oil June futures were as follows: the VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH): 91.4% the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP): 79.6% the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE): 49.6% the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP): -59.3%

  • President Trump attacks OPEC
    Yahoo Finance Video5 days ago

    President Trump attacks OPEC

    Oil prices jumped in early trading after President Trump attacked oil. Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith, Pras Subramanian, Jen Rogers and Andy Serwer discuss.