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Stocks in the Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLK)

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Series overview

In this series, we discuss the stocks that are trading above their moving averages in the Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLK). We also present an analysis of how these stocks stack up on fundamentals against their peers and explore the factors affecting their performance.

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About XLK 

The Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLK) is the most liquid exchange-traded fund, or ETF, in the technology sector, with over 8 million shares traded per day. This ETF tracks the performance of 74 publicly listed companies in the technology sector. The ETF’s market capitalization is $12.98 billion.

Stocks trading above

These are the five firms in XLK that are trading above their moving averages:

ALTR, XLNX, and SWKS are part of the semiconductor subindustry, JNPR is in the communications equipment segment, and WU is in the data processing and outsourcing solutions subsegment.

Here are the XLK portfolio holdings in these companies:

  • Altera (ALTR) – 0.27%
  • Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) – 0.36%
  • Juniper Networks (JNPR) – 3.22%
  • Western Union (WU) – 3.55%
  • Xilinx (XLNX) – 0.22%

The next article in this series will look at Altera’s stock movement as it relates to the company’s moving averages.

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