GAL - SPDR Global Allocation ETF

Description: This ETF is not linked to a specific benchmark.

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GAL - Profile


Summary Data for GAL

52 Week Lo: $31.89 52 Week Hi: $36.06
AUM: $120.0 M Shares: 3.5 M
Avg. Volume (1 month) 25,192 Avg. Volume (3 month) 20,983
Filings Data as of:

GAL - Holdings

Top Ten Holdings

  1. SPDR® S&P 500 ETF: 28.91%
  2. SPDR® S&P World ex-US ETF: 18.60%
  3. SPDR® Barclays Long Term Corp Bd ETF: 8.92%
  4. SPDR® Dow Jones REIT ETF: 7.53%
  5. SPDR® Dow Jones International RelEst ETF: 6.68%
  6. SPDR® S&P Emerging Markets ETF: 5.66%
  7. SPDR® S&P International Small Cap ETF: 2.89%
  8. SPDR® Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan ETF: 2.53%
  9. SPDR® Barclays Aggregate Bond ETF: 2.03%
  10. Health Care Select Sector SPDR® ETF: 2.02%
%Assets in Top 10: 85.76%
Total Holdings: 26.0

GAL Asset Allocation


Asset Percentage
U.S. Stocks 42.28%
International Stocks 36.21%
U.S. Bonds 11.33%
International Bonds 4.24%
Preferred Stock 0.1%
Convertibles 0.0%
Cash 4.19%
Other 1.65%

GAL Sector Breakdown


Sector Percentage
Real Estate 15.8%
Financial Services 11.85%
Technology 9.94%
Health Care 8.51%
Industrials 7.06%
Consumer Cyclical 6.47%
Consumer Defensive 5.25%
Energy 5.01%
Basic Materials 3.56%
Communication Services 2.81%
Utilities 1.69%

GAL Market Cap Breakdown


Market Cap Percentage
Giant 33.02%
Large 26.15%
Medium 13.48%
Small 4.0%
Micro 0.37%

GAL Region Breakdown


Region Percentage
U.S. 42.28%
Europe 11.32%
Japan 8.63%
Asia (Developed) 4.14%
Asia (Emerging) 2.9%
Australia 2.1%
Canada 2.02%
Latin America 1.19%
Africa 0.64%
Middle East 0.2%
Region Percentage
Developed 72.86%
Emerging 5.22%

GAL Country Breakdown


Country Percentage
United States 53.6%
Hong Kong 1.29%
Japan 8.78%
United Kingdom 5.01%
France 2.55%
Canada 2.44%
Australia 2.11%
Switzerland 1.63%
Germany 1.48%
China 1.29%
Other 19.82%

GAL Bond Sector Breakdown


Bond Sector Percentage
Treasury 0.0%
TIPS 0.0%
U.S. Agency 0.0%
MBS 0.0%
U.S. Corporate 0.0%
Asset-Backed 0.0%
Convertible 0.0%
Muni 0.0%
Foreign Government 0.0%
Foreign Corporate 0.0%
Other 100.0%

GAL Coupon Breakdown


Coupon Range Percentage
0% to 1% 0.93%
1% to 2% 0.76%
2% to 3% 0.96%
3% to 4% 1.72%
4% to 5% 3.25%
5% to 6% 3.0%
6% to 7% 3.18%
7% to 8% 0.98%
8% to 9% 0.53%
9% to 10% 0.16%
Greater Than 10% 0.11%

GAL Credit Quality


Credit Percentage
AAA 17.89%
AA 9.28%
A 32.49%
BBB 34.16%
BB 2.31%
B 2.68%
Below B 1.18%
Not Rated 0.0%

GAL Maturity Breakdown


Maturity Percentage
Less Than 1 Year 0.0%
1-3 Years 1.41%
3-5 Years 1.19%
5-7 Years 1.1%
7-10 Years 1.36%
10-15 Years 1.19%
15-20 Years 1.32%
20-30 Years 7.54%
30+ Years 0.47%
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GAL - Fact Sheet

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GAL - Charts

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The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of GAL relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.

GAL - Fundamentals

GAL Performance

1 Week Return: 1.98%
2 Week Return: 4.43%
4 Week Return: 2.51%
13 Week Return: 0.90%
26 Week Return: 2.81%
YTD Return: 4.91%
1 Year Return: 6.82%
3 Year Return: n/a
5 Year Return: n/a

GAL Expenses & Fees

  • Expense Ratio: 0.35%
  • Category: Diversified Portfolio
  • Category Range: 0.29% to 1.70%
  • Category Average: 0.88%

GAL Valuation

P/E Ratio: n/a
Beta: -0.70
20 Day Moving Average: $34.09
60 Day Moving Average: $34.79

GAL Dividend

Annual Dividend Rate: $0.94
Dividend Date: 2014-09-30
Dividend: $0.14
Annual Dividend Yield %: 2.70%

GAL Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 40.89%
20 Day Volatility: 12.77%
50 Day Volatility: 9.82%
200 Day Volatility: 8.70%
Standard Deviation: 1.00%

GAL - Technicals

GAL Technicals

20 Day MA: $34.09
60 Day MA: $34.79
MACD 15 Period: 1.02
MACD 100 Period: 0.14
Williams % Range 10 Day: 3.03
Williams % Range 20 Day: 2.21
RSI 10 Day: 69
RSI 20 Day: 58
RSI 30 Day: 55
Ultimate Oscillator: 65

GAL Bollinger Bands

Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $33.72
Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $35.15
Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $33.09
Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $35.12
Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $33.26
Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $35.26

GAL Support & Resistance

Support Level 1: $35.07
Support Level 2: $35.04
Resistance Level 1: $35.15
Resistance Level 2: $35.20

GAL Stochastic

Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 44.90
Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 82.81
Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 45.32
Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 79.09

GAL Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 40.89%
20 Day Volatility: 12.77%
50 Day Volatility: 9.82%
200 Day Volatility: 8.70%
Standard Deviation: 1.00%

GAL - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report

GAL is an active ETF. As such, GAL does not seek to replicate a specified benchmark.

ETFdb Category Expense Ratio Inception Date Issuer Structure YTD Return *
Diversified Portfolio 0.35 2012-04-26 State Street SPDR ETF +4.91%

GAL Realtime Rating: By Metric

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B+
Expenses A
Performance ETFdb Pro Members Only
Volatility ETFdb Pro Members Only
Dividend ETFdb Pro Members Only
Concentration ETFdb Pro Members Only

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GAL Realtime Rating: Overall

ETFdb Rating Type Overall Rating A+ Overall Rated ETF
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ETFdb Analyst Report for GAL

This ETF is one of the many funds that offers exposure to multiple asset classes through a single ticker. GAL in particular targets a mix of roughly 60% equities and 40% fixed income. As such, this fund will appeal to investors looking to preserve capital, while also generating a meaningful curre...

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