SPDR® S&P® Global Dividend ETF WDIV

Important Risk Disclosure

In general, ETFs can be expected to move up or down in value with the value of the applicable index. Although ETF shares may be bought and sold on the exchange through any brokerage account, ETF shares are not individually redeemable from the Fund. Investors may acquire ETFs and tender them for redemption through the Fund in Creation Unit Aggregations only. Please see the prospectus for more details.

Equity securities may fluctuate in value in response to the activities of individual companies and general market and economic conditions.

Foreign (non-U.S.) Securities may be subject to greater political, economic, environmental, credit and information risks. Foreign securities may be subject to higher volatility than U.S. securities, due to varying degrees of regulation and limited liquidity. These risks are magnified in emerging markets.

The Fund is classified as “diversified” under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “1940 Act”); however, the Fund may become “non-diversified,” as defined under the 1940 Act, solely as a result of tracking the Index (e.g., changes in weightings of one or more component securities). When the Fund is non-diversified, it may invest a relatively high percentage of its assets in a limited number of issuers.

Passively managed funds hold a range of securities that, in the aggregate, approximates the full Index in terms of key risk factors and other characteristics. This may cause the fund to experience tracking errors relative to performance of the index.

While the shares of ETFs are tradable on secondary markets, they may not readily trade in all market conditions and may trade at significant discounts in periods of market stress.

ETFs trade like stocks, are subject to investment risk, fluctuate in market value and may trade at prices above or below the ETFs net asset value. Brokerage commissions and ETF expenses will reduce returns.

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The Fund's investments are subject to changes in general economic conditions, general market fluctuations and the risks inherent in investment in securities markets. Investment markets can be volatile and prices of investments can change substantially due to various factors including, but not limited to, economic growth or recession, changes in interest rates, changes in the actual or perceived creditworthiness of issuers, and general market liquidity. The Fund is subject to the risk that geopolitical events will disrupt securities markets and adversely affect global economies and markets. Local, regional or global events such as war, acts of terrorism, the spread of infectious illness or other public health issues, or other events could have a significant impact on the Fund and its investments.

NAV

NAV

The market value of a mutual fund's or ETFs total assets, minus liabilities, divided by the number of shares outstanding.

$62.51

as of Aug 18 2022

Base Currency

USD

Assets Under Management

$246.93 M

as of Aug 18 2022

Gross Expense Ratio

Gross Expense Ratio

The fund's total annual operating expense ratio. It is gross of any fee waivers or expense reimbursements. It can be found in the fund's most recent prospectus.

0.40%


Key Features

Key Features

  • The SPDR® S&P® Global Dividend ETF seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return of the S&P® Global Dividend Aristocrats Index (the “Index”)
  • Seeks to offer exposure to high dividend yielding global firms that follow a managed-dividends policy of having increasing or stable dividends for at least ten consecutive years
  • The Index includes the top 100 qualified stocks with highest indicated dividend yield, with no more than 20 stocks selected from each country and 35 stocks from each GICS sector
  • The weight of each Index constituent is capped at 3%, and no single country or GICS sector can be more than 25% of the Index

About this Benchmark

About this Benchmark

The S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index is designed to measure the performance of high dividend-yield companies included in the S&P Global BMI (Broad Market Index) that have followed a managed-dividends policy of increasing or stable dividends for at least ten consecutive years. To be included in the Index, stocks must meet the following criteria: (i) increased dividends or maintained stable dividends every year for at least ten consecutive years; (ii) a float-adjusted market capitalization greater than $1 billion as of the last business day of December (the “Rebalancing Reference Date”); (iii) a three-month average daily value traded greater than $5 million prior to the Rebalancing Reference Date; (iv) new constituents must have a maximum 100% dividend payout ratio and current constituents must have a non-negative dividend payout ratio; and (v) a maximum indicated dividend yield of 10% as of the Rebalancing Reference Date.


Fund Information as of Aug 19 2022

Fund Information as of Aug 19 2022
Benchmark Inception Date Options Available Gross Expense Ratio

Gross Expense Ratio

The fund's total annual operating expense ratio. It is gross of any fee waivers or expense reimbursements. It can be found in the fund's most recent prospectus.

Base Currency Administrator Investment Manager
S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index May 29 2013 No 0.40% USD State Street Global Advisors Funds Management Inc. SSGA Funds Management, Inc.
Benchmark S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index
Inception Date May 29 2013
Options Available No
Gross Expense Ratio

Gross Expense Ratio

The fund's total annual operating expense ratio. It is gross of any fee waivers or expense reimbursements. It can be found in the fund's most recent prospectus.

0.40%
Base Currency USD
Administrator State Street Global Advisors Funds Management Inc.
Investment Manager SSGA Funds Management, Inc.
Management Team Distributor Distribution Frequency
Global Equity Beta Solutions State Street Global Advisors Funds Distributors, LLC Quarterly
Management Team Global Equity Beta Solutions
Distributor State Street Global Advisors Funds Distributors, LLC
Distribution Frequency Quarterly

Listing Information as of Aug 19 2022

Listing Information as of Aug 19 2022
Exchange Listing Date Trading Currency Ticker CUSIP ISIN
NYSE ARCA EXCHANGE May 30 2013 USD WDIV 78463X459 US78463X4593
Exchange NYSE ARCA EXCHANGE
Listing Date May 30 2013
Trading Currency USD
Ticker WDIV
CUSIP 78463X459
ISIN US78463X4593

Fund Characteristics as of Aug 18 2022

Fund Characteristics as of Aug 18 2022
Est. 3-5 Year EPS Growth

Estimated 3-5 Year EPS Growth

Based on the underlying holdings of the fund. The actual earnings estimates for the underlying holdings are provided by FactSet, First Call, I/B/E/S Consensus, and Reuters and are used to calculate a mean 3-5 year EPS growth rate estimate.

Number of Holdings Price/Book Ratio

Price/Book Ratio

The weighted harmonic average of closing market price divided by the most recent reported book value for each security in the fund's portfolio as calculated for the last twelve months.

Price/Earnings Ratio FY1

Price/Earnings Ratio FY1

The weighted harmonic average of current share price divided by the forecasted one year earnings per share for each security in the fund. Negative and positive outliers are included in the calculation.

Weighted Average Market Cap
4.53% 94 1.15 11.29 $22,445.70 M
Est. 3-5 Year EPS Growth

Estimated 3-5 Year EPS Growth

Based on the underlying holdings of the fund. The actual earnings estimates for the underlying holdings are provided by FactSet, First Call, I/B/E/S Consensus, and Reuters and are used to calculate a mean 3-5 year EPS growth rate estimate.

4.53%
Number of Holdings 94
Price/Book Ratio

Price/Book Ratio

The weighted harmonic average of closing market price divided by the most recent reported book value for each security in the fund's portfolio as calculated for the last twelve months.

1.15
Price/Earnings Ratio FY1

Price/Earnings Ratio FY1

The weighted harmonic average of current share price divided by the forecasted one year earnings per share for each security in the fund. Negative and positive outliers are included in the calculation.

11.29
Weighted Average Market Cap $22,445.70 M

Index Characteristics as of Aug 18 2022

Index Characteristics as of Aug 18 2022
Est. 3-5 Year EPS Growth Number of Holdings Price/Cash Flow Price/Earnings Price/Earnings Ratio FY1
4.52% 94 6.62 11.35 11.29
Est. 3-5 Year EPS Growth 4.52%
Number of Holdings 94
Price/Cash Flow 6.62
Price/Earnings 11.35
Price/Earnings Ratio FY1 11.29

Index Statistics as of Aug 18 2022

Index Statistics as of Aug 18 2022

Average Size
Size Range
Weighted Average Market Cap Mean Median Largest Smallest
$19,091.47 M $20,140.26 M $6,094.91 M $186,187.88 M $978.12 M
Weighted Average Market Cap $19,091.47 M
Average Size
Mean $20,140.26 M
Median $6,094.91 M
Size Range
Largest $186,187.88 M
Smallest $978.12 M

Yields as of Aug 18 2022

Yields as of Aug 18 2022
30 Day SEC Yield

30 Day SEC Yield

(Also known as Standardized Yield) An annualized yield that is calculated by dividing the net investment income earned by the fund over the most recent 30-day period by the current maximum offering price.

30 Day SEC Yield (Unsubsidized)

30 Day SEC Yield (Unsubsidized)

An annualized yield that is calculated by dividing the net investment income earned by the fund over the most recent 30-day period by the current maximum offering price that does not account for expense ratio waivers.

Fund Distribution Yield

Fund Distribution Yield

The sum of the most recent 12 distributions within the past 365 days divided by Net Asset Value per share, expressed as a percentage.

Index Dividend Yield

Index Dividend Yield

The weighted average of the underlyings' indicated annual dividend divided by price, expressed as a percentage.

4.36% - 5.09% 5.26%
30 Day SEC Yield

30 Day SEC Yield

(Also known as Standardized Yield) An annualized yield that is calculated by dividing the net investment income earned by the fund over the most recent 30-day period by the current maximum offering price.

4.36%
30 Day SEC Yield (Unsubsidized)

30 Day SEC Yield (Unsubsidized)

An annualized yield that is calculated by dividing the net investment income earned by the fund over the most recent 30-day period by the current maximum offering price that does not account for expense ratio waivers.

-
Fund Distribution Yield

Fund Distribution Yield

The sum of the most recent 12 distributions within the past 365 days divided by Net Asset Value per share, expressed as a percentage.

5.09%
Index Dividend Yield

Index Dividend Yield

The weighted average of the underlyings' indicated annual dividend divided by price, expressed as a percentage.

5.26%

Fund Market Price as of Aug 18 2022

Fund Market Price as of Aug 18 2022
Bid/Ask

Bid/Ask Mid Point

(Also known as Mid Price) The price between the best price of the sellers for a trading unit of a given security and the best price of the buyer of a trading unit of a given security.

Closing Price

Closing Price

Market Price of last reported trade on the exchange.

Day High Day Low Exchange Volume (Shares)

Exchange Volume (shares)

Represents the volume of shares traded on the ETF's primary exchange throughout the previous business day.

Premium/Discount

Premium/Discount to NAV

Shows the comparison of the daily net asset value (NAV) and the Midpoint of the closing bid/ask for each of the funds calculated as ((4PM Bid/Ask - Closing NAV) / Closing NAV * 100)

30-Day Median Bid/Ask Spread

The median bid-ask spread is calculated by identifying national best bid and national best offer ("NBBO") for each Fund as of the end of each 10 second interval during each trading day of the last 30 calendar days and dividing the difference between each such bid and offer by the midpoint of the NBBO. The median of those values is identified and posted on each business day.

$62.52 $62.50 $62.62 $62.34 4,199 0.00% 0.13%
Bid/Ask

Bid/Ask Mid Point

(Also known as Mid Price) The price between the best price of the sellers for a trading unit of a given security and the best price of the buyer of a trading unit of a given security.

$62.52
Closing Price

Closing Price

Market Price of last reported trade on the exchange.

$62.50
Day High $62.62
Day Low $62.34
Exchange Volume (Shares)

Exchange Volume (shares)

Represents the volume of shares traded on the ETF's primary exchange throughout the previous business day.

4,199
Premium/Discount

Premium/Discount to NAV

Shows the comparison of the daily net asset value (NAV) and the Midpoint of the closing bid/ask for each of the funds calculated as ((4PM Bid/Ask - Closing NAV) / Closing NAV * 100)

0.00%
30-Day Median Bid/Ask Spread

The median bid-ask spread is calculated by identifying national best bid and national best offer ("NBBO") for each Fund as of the end of each 10 second interval during each trading day of the last 30 calendar days and dividing the difference between each such bid and offer by the midpoint of the NBBO. The median of those values is identified and posted on each business day.

0.13%
Premium Discount to NAV Graph and Summary

The line graph and table below show historical information about the differences between the daily closing price for shares of the fund (as determined by the fund’s listing exchange) and the fund’s net asset value over certain periods. The vertical axis of the line graph shows the premium/discount expressed as a percentage of NAV. The horizontal axis indicates the date at which the premium/discount occurred. The table shows the number of trading days in which the fund traded at a premium or at a discount to NAV.

x axis: Dates
y axis: Premium or Discount (bps)
Number of Days Summary
Calendar Year 2021 First Quarter of 2022 Second Quarter of 2022
Days Traded at Premium

Number of days the ETF 4PM Bid/Ask was above the NAV.

190 27 25
Days Traded at Discount

Number of days the ETF 4PM Bid/Ask was below the NAV.

62 35 37
Days Traded at Premium

Number of days the ETF 4PM Bid/Ask was above the NAV.

Calendar Year 2021 190
First Quarter of 2022 27
Second Quarter of 2022 25
Days Traded at Discount

Number of days the ETF 4PM Bid/Ask was below the NAV.

Calendar Year 2021 62
First Quarter of 2022 35
Second Quarter of 2022 37
Fund Data

Because ETFs trade like stocks at current market prices, shareholders may pay more than a fund’s NAV when purchasing fund shares and may receive less than a fund’s NAV when selling fund shares.

Before investing, consider the funds' investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. To obtain a prospectus or summary prospectus which contains this and other information, call 1-866-787-2257 download a prospectus or summary prospectus now, or talk to your financial advisor. Read it carefully before investing.


Fund Net Cash Amount as of Aug 18 2022

Fund Net Cash Amount as of Aug 18 2022
Net Cash Amount
$641,644.28
Net Cash Amount $641,644.28

Fund Net Asset Value as of Aug 18 2022

Fund Net Asset Value as of Aug 18 2022
NAV

NAV

The market value of a mutual fund's or ETFs total assets, minus liabilities, divided by the number of shares outstanding.

Shares Outstanding Assets Under Management
$62.51 3.95 M $246.93 M
NAV

NAV

The market value of a mutual fund's or ETFs total assets, minus liabilities, divided by the number of shares outstanding.

$62.51
Shares Outstanding 3.95 M
Assets Under Management $246.93 M
Most Recent NAV / NAV History

Fund Performance

Fund Performance

  • Fund Inception Date: May 29 2013

as of Jul 31 2022

as of Jun 30 2022

As Of 1 Month QTD YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
May 29 2013
Fund Before Tax
NAV Jul 31 2022 1.07% 1.07% -4.46% -3.69% 2.63% 2.92% - 4.90%
Market Value Jul 31 2022 0.52% 0.52% -4.00% -3.85% 2.90% 2.90% - 4.92%
S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index Jul 31 2022 1.08% 1.08% -4.61% -3.87% 2.39% 2.68% - 4.70%
Fund After Tax
Return after Taxes on Distributions Jul 31 2022 1.07% 1.07% -5.45% -5.29% 1.05% 1.49% - 3.48%
Return after Taxes on Distributions and Sale of Fund Shares Jul 31 2022 0.63% 0.63% -2.64% -1.85% 1.58% 1.88% - 3.43%
S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index Jul 31 2022 1.08% 1.08% -4.61% -3.87% 2.39% 2.68% - 4.70%
As Of 1 Month QTD YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
May 29 2013
Fund Before Tax
NAV Jun 30 2022 -6.29% -7.67% -5.47% -5.29% 1.81% 3.18% - 4.83%
Market Value Jun 30 2022 -5.53% -6.44% -4.50% -4.77% 2.03% 3.22% - 4.90%
S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index Jun 30 2022 -6.31% -7.79% -5.62% -5.50% 1.57% 2.94% - 4.62%
Fund After Tax
Return after Taxes on Distributions Jun 30 2022 -7.07% -8.44% -6.46% -6.87% 0.25% 1.75% - 3.39%
Return after Taxes on Distributions and Sale of Fund Shares Jun 30 2022 -3.72% -4.54% -3.23% -2.79% 0.97% 2.09% - 3.37%
S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Index Jun 30 2022 -6.31% -7.79% -5.62% -5.50% 1.57% 2.94% - 4.62%

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate, so you may have a gain or loss when shares are sold. Current performance may be higher or lower than that quoted. Performance of an index is not illustrative of any particular investment.  All results are historical and assume the reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.

Performance returns for periods of less than one year are not annualized.  Performance is shown net of fees.

Index returns are unmanaged and do not reflect the deduction of any fees or expenses. Index returns reflect all items of income, gain and loss and the reinvestment of dividends and other income as applicable.

The market price used to calculate the Market Value return is the midpoint between the highest bid and the lowest offer on the exchange on which the shares of the Fund are listed for trading, as of the time that the Fund's NAV is calculated. If you trade your shares at another time, your return may differ.

Gross Expense Ratio: 0.40%


Top Holdings

Subject to change.

Top Holdings

Subject to change.

Fund Top Holdingsas of Aug 18 2022
Index Top Holdingsas of Aug 18 2022

Fund Top Holdings as of Aug 18 2022

Name Shares Held Weight
H&R Block Inc. 125,746 2.47%
LTC Properties Inc. 112,721 2.05%
Keyera Corp. 174,395 1.75%
Enagas SA 215,315 1.72%
Capital Power Corporation 106,519 1.70%
Sino Land Co. Ltd. 2,654,855 1.68%
South Jersey Industries Inc. 113,197 1.59%
Unum Group 96,146 1.55%
APA Group 426,398 1.43%
Power Assets Holdings Limited 551,053 1.43%
Download All Holdings: Daily

Index Top Holdings as of Aug 18 2022

Name Weight
H&R Block Inc. 2.48%
LTC Properties Inc. 2.03%
Keyera Corp. 1.76%
Enagas SA 1.73%
Capital Power Corporation 1.70%
Sino Land Co. Ltd. 1.68%
South Jersey Industries Inc. 1.59%
Unum Group 1.56%
Power Assets Holdings Limited 1.43%
APA Group 1.43%

Sector Allocation

Sector Allocation
Fund Sector Breakdownas of Aug 18 2022
Index Sector Breakdownas of Aug 18 2022

Fund Sector Breakdown as of Aug 18 2022

Sector Weight
Financials 24.87%
Utilities 21.63%
Real Estate 16.95%
Industrials 6.74%
Consumer Staples 6.25%
Communication Services 6.24%
Energy 6.05%
Materials 4.19%
Consumer Discretionary 2.48%
Information Technology 2.40%
Health Care 2.21%

Index Sector Breakdown as of Aug 18 2022

Sector Weight
Financials 24.87%
Utilities 21.61%
Real Estate 16.96%
Industrials 6.74%
Consumer Staples 6.24%
Communication Services 6.23%
Energy 6.04%
Materials 4.21%
Consumer Discretionary 2.48%
Information Technology 2.40%
Health Care 2.22%

Geographical Breakdown

Geographical Breakdown

Purchase Information

Purchase Information

Buying and Selling ETFs

ETFs are flexible and easy to trade. Investors buy and sell them like stocks, typically through a brokerage account. Investors can also employ traditional stock trading techniques; including stop orders, limit orders, margin purchases, and short sales using ETFs. They are listed on major US Stock Exchanges.

ETFs are subject to risk similar to those of stocks including those regarding short-selling and margin account maintenance.

Ordinary brokerage commissions may apply.


Fund Footnotes

In general, ETFs can be expected to move up or down in value with the value of the applicable index. Although ETF shares may be bought and sold on the exchange through any brokerage account, ETF shares are not individually redeemable from the Fund. Investors may acquire ETFs and tender them for redemption through the Fund in Creation Unit Aggregations only. Please see the prospectus for more details.

After-tax returns are calculated based on NAV using the historical highest individual federal marginal income tax rates and do not reflect the impact of state and local taxes. Actual after-tax returns depend on the investor's tax situation and may differ from those shown. The after-tax returns shown are not relevant to investors who hold their fund shares through tax-deferred arrangements such as 401(k) plans or individual retirement accounts.

Performance of an index is not illustrative of any particular investment. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.

Holdings and sectors shown are as of the date indicated and are subject to change. This information should not be considered a recommendation to invest in a particular sector or to buy or sell any security shown. It is not known whether the sectors or securities shown will be profitable in the future.

Unless otherwise noted all information contained herein is that of the SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF.

As with all stocks, you may be required to deposit more money or securities into your margin account if the equity, including the amount attributable to your ETF shares, declines.

S&P - In net total return indices, the dividends are reinvested after the deduction of withholding tax. Tax rates are applied at the country level or at the index level.