The PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio is based on the S&P SmallCap 600 Capped Consumer Staples Index. The Fund will normally invest at least 90% of its total assets in the common stocks comprising the Index. The Index is designed to measure the overall performance of U.S. consumer staples companies. These companies are principally engaged in the business of providing consumer goods and services that have non-cyclical characteristics, including tobacco, textiles, food & beverage, and nondiscretionary retail.
Investment type: ETF (Exchange-Traded Fund); listed on the U.S. NASDAQ exchange
Ticker symbol: XLPS
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