Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLP) seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Consumer Staples Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index) holds 41 securities and has respective correlation of 0.71 with the S&P 500 and 0.73 with the DJIA. Right now company’s beta to the S&P 500 is 0.59. Health...

Consumer Staples Sector (XLP), seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Consumer Staples Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index, has a Yield of approximately 2.7% with 1-month change of 2.02% and till 2011-to-date stocks are at 5.21%. Consumer Discretionary Sector (XLY), seeks to provide investment results...

As Spain economic troubles continue Pope Benedict XVI visit a week-long Roman Catholic Church’s World Youth Day festivities in Madrid will cost Spain €50 million. “The economy cannot be measured by the maximum profit but by the common good,” Pope Benedict XVI told.”The economy cannot function only with mercantile self-regulation but needs an ethical...