SPHQ:ARCA-PowerShares S&P 500 Quality Portfolio

ETF | Large Blend | NYSE Arca

Last Closing Price

USD 31.60


-0.18 (-0.55)%

Market Cap

USD 1.42B



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The investment seeks investment results that generally correspond (before fees and expenses) to the price and yield of the S&P 500? Quality Index. The fund's principal investment strategy will be to generally invest at least 90% of its total assets in the securities that comprise the underlying index. The index is constructed from the constituents of the S&P 500? Index that are of the highest quality-that is, stocks of companies that seek to generate higher revenue and cash flow than their counterparts through prudent use of assets and finances.

Inception Date: 06/12/2005

Primary Benchmark: S&P 500 Quality TR USD

Primary Index: S&P 500 TR USD

Gross Expense Ratio: 0.38%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.29 %

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2018-01-16 )

Largest Industry Peers for Large Blend

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
SPY SPDR S&P 500 0.09 %

-0.95 (-0.34%)

USD 284.86B
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 0.05 %

-1.01 (-0.36%)

USD 150.45B
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market 0.04 %

-0.63 (-0.44%)

USD 91.16B
VOO Vanguard S&P 500 0.04 %

-0.93 (-0.36%)

USD 80.35B
VIG Vanguard Div Appreciation 0.08 %

-0.46 (-0.44%)

USD 28.30B
IWB iShares Russell 1000 0.15 %

-0.59 (-0.38%)

USD 20.89B
RSP Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weigh.. 0.40 %

-0.71 (-0.68%)

USD 15.47B
USMV iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA 0.15 %


USD 13.46B
ITOT iShares Core S&P Total U.S. St.. 0.03 %

-0.30 (-0.47%)

USD 13.14B
SCHX Schwab U.S. Large-Cap 0.03 %

-0.25 (-0.38%)

USD 12.12B

ETFs Containing SPHQ


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Large Blend)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (NYSE Arca)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 3.78% 65% D 67% D+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 3.78% 65% D 66% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 20.45% 38% F 71% C-
Dividend Return 1.83% 41% F 27% F
Total Return 22.27% 35% F 69% D+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 94.34% 93% A 81% B-
Dividend Return 13.38% 42% F 40% F
Total Return 107.72% 95% A 81% B-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 11.56% 96% A 79% C+
Dividend Return 13.51% 98% A+ 78% C+
Total Return 1.95% 63% D 37% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 6.16% 99% A+ 88% B+
Risk Adjusted Return 219.48% 100% A+ 99% A+
Market Capitalization 1.07B 76% C 58% F

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

What to not like:

There is nothing we particularly dislike