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GAL
SPDR SSgA Global Allocation ETF

Price: $40.60
Change: $0.02 (-0.0%)
Last Updated:

Vitals

  • Issuer State Street SPDR
  • Structure ETF
  • Expense Ratio 0.35%
  • ETF Home Page Home page
  • Inception Apr 25, 2012
  • Tax Form 1099
  • Index Tracked NONE

Trading Data

Open - Volume -
Day Lo - Day Hi -
  • Open
  • Volume
  • Day Lo
  • Day Hi
  • 52 Week Lo $34.72
  • 52 Week Hi $40.78
  • AUM $280.1 M
  • Shares 6.9 M

Investment Themes

Historical Trading Data

  • 1 Month Avg. Volume 14,838
  • 3 Month Avg. Volume 13,257

Alternative ETFs in the Diversified Portfolio Category

Type Symbol Expense Ratio Assets Avg. Daily Vol YTD Return
Cheapest AOM 0.25% $1.2 B 177,197 1.37%
Largest (AUM) AOR 0.25% $1.5 B 121,302 1.32%
Most Liquid (Volume) AOM 0.25% $1.2 B 177,197 1.37%
Top YTD Performer DWUS 1.14% $29.6 M 0 4.52%

Top 10 Holdings

Concentration Analysis

This section compares how balanced and deep this ETF is relative to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Number of Holdings
21
Low: TAIL (2)
Rank:
% Assets in Top 10
79.84%
Rank:
% Assets in Top 15
91.50%
Rank:
% Assets in Top 50
100.00%
Rank:
21
Number of Holdings
79.84%
% Assets in Top 10
91.50%
% Assets in Top 15
100.00%
% Assets in Top 50

21
Number of Holdings
79.84%
% Assets in Top 10
91.50%
% Assets in Top 15
100.00%
% Assets in Top 50
Number of Holdings
21

% Assets in Top 10
79.84%

% Assets in Top 15
91.50%

% Assets in Top 50
100.00%

Sector Breakdown

Asset Percentage
U.S. Listed Stocks 33.82%
International Stocks 32.93%
U.S. Listed Bonds 14.88%
Cash 7.0%
Other 5.72%
International Bonds 5.27%
Preferred Stock 0.39%
Sector Percentage
Non-Equity 25.88%
Real Estate 11.39%
Financials 10.13%
Technology 10.01%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Industrials 6.15%
Healthcare 5.73%
Consumer, Cyclical 5.56%
Consumer, Non-Cyclical 4.15%
Communications 3.94%
Other 3.22%
Basic Materials 2.59%
Energy 2.54%
Utilities 1.7%
Market Cap Percentage
Large cap 49.56%
ETF or Non-equity 25.87%
Mid cap 10.68%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Small cap 5.08%
Micro cap 1.76%
Unknown 0.05%
Non-Equity 0.0%
Region Percentage
North America 51.11%
Europe 18.68%
Asia-Pacific 8.71%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Asia 6.53%
Global 5.72%
Latin America 1.24%
Middle East 0.54%
Africa 0.49%
Other 0.0%
Region Percentage
United States 48.7%
Developed Markets (ex-US) 30.25%
Emerging Markets 8.24%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Global 5.72%
Not-designated 0.05%
Frontier Markets 0.05%
Country Percentage
United States 48.7%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Other 5.72%
Japan 5.6%
United Kingdom 4.8%
China 2.7%
France 2.62%
Canada 2.39%
Germany 2.3%
Switzerland 2.21%
Australia 1.52%
Netherlands 1.42%
Taiwan 1.18%
South Korea 1.11%
India 0.84%
Hong Kong 0.81%
Sweden 0.79%
Spain 0.77%
Brazil 0.76%
Italy 0.68%
Ireland 0.54%
Singapore 0.49%
South Africa 0.49%
Denmark 0.42%
Belgium 0.38%
Russia 0.36%
Luxembourg 0.33%
Finland 0.29%
Thailand 0.29%
Mexico 0.28%
Saudi Arabia 0.22%
Norway 0.21%
Indonesia 0.2%
Malaysia 0.2%
Israel 0.19%
Philippines 0.17%
Poland 0.13%
New Zealand 0.11%
Turkey 0.1%
Austria 0.08%
Colombia 0.08%
Chile 0.07%
Hungary 0.06%
Qatar 0.05%
Portugal 0.05%
Czech Republic 0.05%
United Arab Emirates 0.04%
Peru 0.04%
Greece 0.03%
Egypt 0.03%
Romania 0.03%
Bermuda 0.02%
Malta 0.01%
Kuwait 0.01%
Bahamas 0.01%
Cyprus 0.01%
Pakistan 0.01%
Liechtenstein 0.01%
Papua New Guinea 0.0%
Puerto Rico 0.0%
Oman 0.0%
Monaco 0.0%
Iraq 0.0%
Faeroe Islands 0.0%
Libya 0.0%
Azerbaijan 0.0%
Bolivia 0.0%
Panama 0.0%
Georgia 0.0%
Ukraine 0.0%
Bond Sector Percentage
Non-Fixed Income 72.85%
Corporate 14.92%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Government/Treasury 5.21%
Agency 0.02%
Mortgage Backed 0.0%
Central Bank 0.0%
Bond Sector Percentage
Corporate Senior Note 11.68%
Corporate Note 2.42%
Government/Treasury Bond 0.65%
Corporate Senior Subordinated Note 0.3%
Corporate Bond 0.17%
Corporate Senior Bank Note 0.06%
Corporate Subordinated Note 0.05%
Corporate Unsecured Note 0.03%
Corporate Senior Debenture 0.03%
Corporate Junior Subordinated Note 0.03%
Corporate Junior Subordinated Debenture 0.02%
Corporate First Mortgage Bond 0.02%
Agency Bond 0.01%
Corporate Subordinated Bank Note 0.01%
Corporate Bank Note 0.0%
Corporate First Mortgage Note 0.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Corporate Senior Subordinated Debenture 0.0%
Corporate Secured Note 0.0%
Government/Treasury Senior Note 0.0%
Government/Treasury Unsecured Note 0.0%
Other 84.52%
Credit Percentage
AAA 4.34%
AA 0.42%
A 2.28%
BBB 3.02%
BB 4.16%
B 3.99%
Below B 1.43%
Not Rated 0.0%
Non-Fixed Income 72.85%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Rating Unknown 0.44%
In Default 0.07%
Maturity Percentage
Less Than 1 Year 0.16%
1-3 Years 2.93%
3-5 Years 4.58%
5-7 Years 5.96%
7-10 Years 4.95%
10-15 Years 0.44%
15-20 Years 0.14%
20-30 Years 0.93%
30+ Years 0.07%
Non-Fixed Income 72.85%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Maturity Percentage
Less Than 1 Year 0.16%
1-3 Years 2.93%
3-5 Years 4.58%
5-7 Years 5.96%
7-10 Years 4.95%
10-15 Years 0.44%
15-20 Years 0.14%
20-30 Years 0.93%
30+ Years 0.07%
Non-Fixed Income 72.85%
ETF Cash Component 7.0%
Asset Percentage
U.S. Listed Stocks 33.82%
International Stocks 32.93%
U.S. Listed Bonds 14.88%
Cash 7.0%
Other 5.72%
International Bonds 5.27%
Preferred Stock 0.39%

GAL Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

P/E Ratio
18.26
Rank:
P/E Ratio
18.26

GAL Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Dividend
$0.47
Dividend Date
2019-12-24
Annual Dividend Rate
$1.19

$0.47
Dividend
2019-12-24
Dividend Date
$1.19
Annual Dividend Rate
Annual Dividend Yield
2.92%
Rank:
Annual Dividend Yield
2.92%

GAL Fund Flows

This section compares the fund flows of this ETF to peers in the same ETFdb.com Category.

Realtime Rating

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for GAL on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Diversified Portfolio with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity A- n/a
Expenses A n/a
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

Analyst Report

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 current income without having to stomach excessive portfolio volatility. While using a product like GAL simplifies the portfolio construction process, there are some drawbacks to this approach as well. First and foremost, because risk tolerances and objectives vary from investor to investor, it's unlikely that the one size fits all approach will work perfectly for you. There’s also the issue of expenses; as a fund-of-funds, GAL has multiple layers of fees and more seasoned investors may be capable of constructing a similar portfolio on their own. However, this ETF is actively-managed and boasts one of the cheapest price tags in the Diversified Portfolio ETFdb Category; investors looking for an all-in-one strategy should also consider PERM and IYLD.

GAL Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of this ETF to peers in the same ETFdb.com Category.

Expenses Ratio Analysis

ETF Average
0.544%
ETF Wtd. Average
0.19%
Category Average
0.93%
ESG Themes and Scores

GAL does not have an ESG score. There are no ESG themes that map to this ETF.

GAL Performance

This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb.com Category.

1 Week Return
-0.01%
Rank:
4 Week Return
1.20%
Rank:
13 Week Return
5.11%
Rank:
26 Week Return
7.11%
Rank:
Year to Date Return
1.36%
Rank:
1 Year Return
16.63%
Rank:
3 Year Return
31.14%
Rank:
5 Year Return
32.48%
Rank:
-0.01%
1 Week Return
1.20%
4 Week Return
5.11%
13 Week Return
7.11%
26 Week Return
1.36%
Year to Date Return
16.63%
1 Year Return
31.14%
3 Year Return
32.48%
5 Year Return

-0.01%
1 Week Return
1.20%
4 Week Return
5.11%
13 Week Return
7.11%
26 Week Return
1.36%
Year to Date Return
16.63%
1 Year Return
31.14%
3 Year Return
32.48%
5 Year Return
1 Week Return
-0.01%

4 Week Return
1.20%

13 Week Return
5.11%

26 Week Return
7.11%

Year to Date Return
1.36%

1 Year Return
16.63%

3 Year Return
31.14%

5 Year Return
32.48%

GAL Charts

GAL Technicals

Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Technicals

  • 20 Day MA $40.30
  • 60 Day MA $39.49
  • MACD 15 Period 0.20
  • MACD 100 Period 1.63
  • Williams % Range 10 Day 31.30
  • Williams % Range 20 Day 18.37
  • RSI 10 Day 69
  • RSI 20 Day 69
  • RSI 30 Day 68
  • Ultimate Oscillator 61

Bollinger Brands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day) $40.20
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day) $40.77
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day) $39.85
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day) $40.74
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day) $39.23
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day) $40.88

Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1 $40.44
  • Support Level 2 $40.27
  • Resistance Level 1 $40.71
  • Resistance Level 2 $40.81

Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day) 60.86
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day) 67.59
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day) 58.04
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day) 72.82

Fact Sheet

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