Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF) Target of Unusually High Options Trading (XLP)
Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF) (NYSE:XLP) was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 10,587 put options on the stock, American Banking & Market News reports. This represents an increase of approximately 340% compared to the average volume of 2,408 put options.
Shares of Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (NYSE:XLP) traded up 0.31% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $45.32. 4,379,644 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR has a 52-week low of $39.39 and a 52-week high of $45.71. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $44.53 and a 200-day moving average of $43.97.
Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE:XLP) 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).