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SPDR® S&P International Telecommunications Sector ETF (IST)

Data as of 3:49pm ET
 +0.2731 / +1.07%
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Investment Objective

The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of an index that tracks the telecommunications sector of developed global markets outside the United States. The fund employs a sampling strategy in seeking to track the performance of the S&P Developed Ex-U.S. BMI Telecommunication Services Sector Index. It generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") or Global Depositary Receipts ("GDRs") based on securities comprising the index. The fund is non-diversified.

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1 month-1.77% 3 years+12.28%
3 months-2.39% 5 years+7.99%
1 year+1.11% Since inception+5.19%
Data through 12/17/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$25.51
Open day’s range25.60 – 25.83
Net asset value (NAV)25.62 (12/16/2014)
Daily volume4,823
Average volume (3 months)15,427
Data as of 3:49pm ET, 12/17/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Communications ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+7.99%+12.64%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.50%0.38%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.630.90
Net assets$46.9M$320.7M
Average market cap$42.6B$81.1B
Average P/E18.813.6
Dividend / Share--0.54%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Telecommunication 96.79%
Media 3.21%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Vodafone Group PLC13.02%
-- SOFTBANK Corp8.78%
-- Telefonica SA8.77%
-- Deutsche Telekom AG6.98%
-- BT Group PLC6.90%
-- ORANGE5.66%
-- KDDI Corp5.29%
-- Vivendi SA4.55%
-- Singapore Telecommunications Limited3.21%
-- Telstra Corp Ltd3.15%