S&P 500 Cons Staples Sector SPDR (XLP)
$63.59 0.44 (0.69%)
19:59 EST XLP Stock Quote Delayed 15 Minutes
Previous Close $63.59
Market Cap 9.24B
PE Ratio -
Volume (Avg. Vol.) 11.94M
Day's Range 63.39 - 64.16
52-Week Range 51.45 - 64.24
Dividend & Yield 1.50 (2.36%)
XLP Stock Predictions, Articles, and S&P 500 Cons Staples Sector SPDR News
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The S&P 500 is climbing higher and higher, but specific high dividend-yielding stocks are driving those big gains.
Choosing the best ETF in 2020 won't be easy, but many of these funds stand a chance at being among the best ETFs to buy for next year.
Consumers won't slow their spending in 2020; they'll just be more selective. This environment should make XLP one of the best ETFs to buy.
Two of our favorite relative-strength charts are telling us that the markets are being powered by a broad bullish sentiment.
As winter comes, bears are hibernating, giving way to a bull market. Want some evidence? Just look at the performance of small-cap stocks.
This is the perfect time for another covered call on The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO).
The classic equity sectors to hunt for yield have been defense, consumer staples, and utilities. Dividend stocks with huge yields can be found in the unloved energy sector as well. ET, DCP, and BP are the three high-yielding names to buy.
Economic growth is slowing, and these are some of the best ETFs for investors to consider for this shift of mode.
Certain price levels in the S&P 500 sector SPDRs are more important than others, and an awareness of this can lead to profitable trading.
Consumer staple stocks are lagging, so there is an opportunity for a catch-up trade this year. And each of these consumer stocks has a strong defense.
The best ETFs to buy comprise momentum plays and defensive moves, and will likely concentrate holdings in sectors that can beat the market.
We have owned shares of Target (NYSE:TGT) since our October put write expired in-the-money. In that time we have successfully sold two covered calls against the stock, and this morning, we're recommending another covered call position.
Considering the multiyear underperformance of consumer staples stocks, the XLP ETF looks likely to shine, at least relatively.
We are opening a new bullish trade on Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO). Traders on Wall Street are getting nervous. It’s happened before, and it will happen again. But just because they are getting nervous doesn’t mean they don’t want to make money... They just don’t want to take on as much risk to do so.
Consumer mutual funds could catch a bid if investors renew their interest in income-focused sectors or view consumer staples as a value sector. Here are some consumer mutual funds to consider for conservative investors.
The Energy, Consumer Discretionary and Technology sectors have been among the best sectors in terms of performance so far in 2018, and they are expected to continue this success for the remainder of the year.
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