Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC) Reinforces Its Stance in the Ever-Evolving Digital Economy

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The Communication Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC), an ETF singularly dedicated to the communication services sector, is reinforcing its position amidst the ever-evolving landscape of the digital economy. XLC, with its unique focus on this sector, offers investors an opportunity to participate in the expansion of the digital world.

At the heart of our digital world lies modern communication and information delivery mechanisms. XLC provides investors with exposure to companies that are at the forefront of these mechanisms. These industry leaders form the telecommunication, media, and entertainment components of the S&P 500 index, making them pivotal players in the digital transformation.

Top Holdings*

The portfolio of XLC is diversified and includes top industry players such as Meta Platforms (Facebook) (24.97%), Alphabet (Google) Class A (11.94%) and Class C (10.17%), Netflix (5.18%), and Verizon Communications Inc (4.61%). Other companies in this sector include Comcast, AT&T Inc., Walt Disney Co., T-Mobile US Inc., and Charter Communications Inc.

With a mix of tech giants, telecommunication leaders, and media moguls, XLC’s portfolio offers investors a viable opportunity within the communication services sector.

Vision for the Digital Future

The utilization of digital services by businesses and consumers is on a consistent rise. The proliferation of internet usage, streaming services, mobile phones, and the advent of innovative communication products underscore the continuous trend of innovation.

In line with the increasing demand for digital communication services and the growth of the digital economy, XLC is a well-positioned ETF.

The Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC) has a clear focus: provide investment opportunities within the communication services sector of the S&P 500.

DISCLAIMER: This is a work of research and should not be taken as investment or financial advice. Therefore, Select Sector SPDRs or the publisher is not liable for any decision made based on the publication.

About the Company:

Select Sector SPDR ETFs offer flexibility and customization opportunities. Many investors have similar outlooks, but no two are exactly alike. Select Sector SPDR ETFs let investors select the sectors that best meet their investment goals.

*Holdings, Weightings & Assets as of 1/31/24 subject to change

DISCLOSURES

The S&P 500 Index is an unmanaged index of 500 common stocks that is generally considered representative of the U.S. stock market. The index is heavily weighted toward stocks with large market capitalizations and represents approximately two-thirds of the total market value of all domestic common stocks. The S&P 500 Index figures do not reflect any fees, expenses or taxes. An investor should consider investment objectives, risks, fees and expenses before investing.

One may not invest directly in an index.

Transparent ETFs provide daily disclosure of portfolio holdings and weightings

All ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. Sector ETF products are also subject to sector risk and nondiversification risk, which generally will result in greater price fluctuations than the overall market. Diversification does not eliminate risk.

An investor should consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses carefully before investing. To obtain a prospectus, which contains this and other information, call 1-866-SECTOR-ETF (732-8673) or visit www.sectorspdrs.com. Read the prospectus carefully before investing.

ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc., a registered broker-dealer, is distributor for the Select Sector SPDR Trust.

Media Contact:

Company: Select Sector SPDRs

Contact: Dan Dolan*

Address: 1290 Broadway, Suite 1000, Denver, CO 80203

Country: United States

Email: dan.dolan@sectorspdrs.com

Website: https://www.sectorspdrs.com/

*Dan Dolan is a Registered Representative of ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc. ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc., a registered broker-dealer, is the distributor for the Select Sector SPDR Trust.

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Contact Details

Dan Dolan

+1 203-935-8103

dan.dolan@sectorspdrs.com

Company Website

https://www.sectorspdrs.com/

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