By J.J. McGrath : The Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA: XLY ) in the first three quarters of this year ranked No. 9 by returns among the Select Sector SPDRs splitting the S&P 500 into nine segments. On an adjusted closing daily share-price basis, XLY inched up to $66.69 from
By J.J. McGrath : The Financial ETF (NYSEARCA: XLF ) in the first three quarters of this year ranked No. 5 by returns among the Select Sector SPDRs cutting the S&P 500 into nine sections. On an adjusted closing daily share price basis, XLF advanced to $23.17 from $21.60, a boost of $1.57, or 7.27
By Eric Parnell, CFA : The time for the stock market to bounce is now. At last, after two long years the S&P 500 Index and its 200-day moving average have finally met once again. And this time, the fate of the third longest bull market in history hangs in the balance. Bounce from here, and the bull
By J.J. McGrath : The Health Care ETF ( XLV ) in the first three quarters of this year ranked No. 1 by returns among the Select Sector SPDRs breaking the S&P 500 into nine chunks. On an adjusted closing daily share-price basis, XLV rocketed to $63.91 from $54.85, a soaring of $9.06, or 16.52 ...
NYSEARCA: XLF ). Conversely, companies like Walgreen (NYSE: WAG ) who are almost all U.S. dollar based will be less impacted by a stronger dollar. Also relevant for ETFs like XLP and XLU . Link: Reuters Insider Post your comment!
Gainers: XLU +1.87% . IDU +1.63% . DBA +1.62% . TLT +1.4% . UUP +1.23% . Losers: GDXJ -9.37% . FCG -7.62% . URA -6.84% . EWZ -6.75% . REMX -6.59% . Post your comment!
Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA: XLU ) announces quarterly distribution of $0.3804. 30-day SEC yield of 3.69% (as of 09/18/2014). Payable Sept. 29; for shareholders of record Sept. 23; ex-div. Sept. 19. Post your comment!
RYF , KRS , FINZ Lit up bright red is the utility sector ( XLU -1% ), led by Southern Company ( SO -1.1% ), Dominion ..... 4% ), and Pinnacle West ( PNW -1.9% ). Utility ETFs: XLU , IDU , VPU , UPW , RYU , FUTY , PUI , FXU , SDP , PSCU Post
are down YTD. Second, we are seeing classic late cycle behavior within sectors, with the defensive Utilities (NYSEARCA: XLU ) sector outperforming while the cyclical Financials (NYSEARCA: VFH ) and Consumer Discretionary (NYSEARCA: VCR ) sectors