Name of ETF: Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund

Benchmark Index: S&P Health Care Select Sector Index

Ticker Symbol: XLV

Approximate Number of Stocks in this ETF: 60

Types of Stocks Included in this ETF: Large and mid-sized publicly traded companies in the health care sector. Examples of health care companies that have been included in this ETF are:

  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
  • Pfizer (PFE)
  • Merck & Co (MRK)
  • Gilead Sciences (GILD)
  • Amgen (AMGN)
  • Bristol-Myers (BMY)
  • Celgene (CELG)

Industries with the Most Representation: The types of companies that have the most representation (largest weight) in this ETF are:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care Providers & Services
  • Health Care Equipment & Supplies

Related Links:

State Street Global Advisors Website