Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLP) announced a — dividend on Friday, September 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, September 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.3578 per share by the exchange traded fund on Wednesday, September 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.7%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 20th.
Shares of XLP traded down $0.55 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $60.32. The stock had a trading volume of 13,952,372 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,784,820. Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund has a 52-week low of $48.33 and a 52-week high of $61.92. The business’s fifty day moving average is $60.21 and its 200 day moving average is $58.00.
About Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund
Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in The Consumer Staples Select Sector Index (the Index).The Fund typically invests in substantially all of the securities represented in the Index in approximately the same proportions as the Index.
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