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The S&P 500 Stocks

What is the History, Why are They important and What Stocks are Included

Standard & Poor's first stock index was published in 1923, its daily market index was known as the S&P 90. It was a value weighted index based on 90 stocks. In 1957 they began publishing the S&P 500. This index includes 500 large common stocks that are traded to NASDAQ OMX and NYSE Euronex which are considered to be the top two largest stock market companies in America. It basically shows information on capitals and finances of the companies based in the US only. This will also make the companies easy to track and transparent. Considered as a foundation in the American economy and stocks, the S&P 500 is tracked and backed up by different funds like exchange trade funds, pension funds and mutual funds. Many people are transformed from rags to riches through this index. 

The index is a market-value weighted in the past which means that the companies’ market capitalization affects the movement and direction of the index more than any factors that are regarded. However, in the present, the index is focusing on the public trade through share numbers. Other factors that are looked into are some corporate measures such as dividends, share issuance, stock pits and restructuring events. The factors and the results are dynamically changing regularly since the index is reflecting the dynamic economy of United States. When an entry of a new company comes, the divisor adjustment which can control the market value through these corporate measures is used. This would help in avoiding too many changes in the index results.

The S&P 500 index can be a price return, net total return or total return index depending on the versions of the index. The versions of the indexes are differentiated on how the companies account for their dividends. The price return version of the index focuses on the alteration of the prices and does not care about the dividends. On the other hand, the index version of net total return considers what the dividend reinvestment changes when the deduction on the withholding tax is made. And the total return simply centers on what dividend reinvestments is capable of altering.

S&P 500 Sectors Breakdown

A committee chooses the companies included in the index to build up the foundation of the American economy. Though S&P 500 is believed to be mostly comprised of American companies, non-American companies are also given the opportunity to be part of the index. Any company based in the United States may be considered given that they fit the requirements. The companies are not simply chosen according to their fame and wealth. The factors that the committee considers are liquidity, Gross Avenue and stocks. The committee chooses 500 companies with large capitalization to comprise the S&P 200 index. They companies may come from different sectors considering that they are observed and analyzed well by the committee.

Usually, companies chosen by the committee to be included in the index increases their stock price. Many companies try to see through the behavior of the index funds. They try to buy out exchange-traded fund to have security in the equity and share balance. Moreover, contracts are also offered by some exchanges to help in following the index’ behavior.

How to Invest in the S&P 500

  • Numerous index and ETF funds try to duplicate the performance of the S&P 500 by maintaining a portfolio identical to the index stocks. Some mutual funds also track the performance the S&P 500. As a result of this when a stock is added to the index that stock value will rise with increased activity due to the funds adding the new stock to their portfolios. A key fund you can purchase to track the S&P 500 is the Vanguard Group's Vanguard 500. Another is the Thrift Savings Plan's C Fund. You can also get the index by acquiring an exchange-traded fund (ETF) which holds a portfolio of the stocks that are listed in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Another way to trade the index is with iShares S&P 500, symbol:IVV which is traded on the NYSE. RydexShares has an ETF which is the S&P Equal Weight NYSE: RSP that holds an equivalent amount of the companies listed in the S&P 500.

    If you are bullish on the Index, Rydex sells a 2X index, NYSE: RSU, that will move double times the index. To get the opposite of the Index daily moves there is the inverse 2x NYSE: RSW, which performs reverse of the daily changes by 200%. Other similar devices are ProFunds Inverse Performance NYSE: SH or Inverse 2x Performance NYSE: SDS and 2x Performance NYSE: SSO. For even greater leverage there is ProFunds 3x Performance NYSE: UPRO and Inverse 3x Performance NYSE: SPXU, which both mirror the daily performance or inverse of the S&P 500 by 300%.

    So there are many avenues to invest in the Standard & Poor 500 stock average which is considered a fairly conservative investment by stock market standards unless you choose the multiplier funds which can be very risky where you can realize tremendous gains or losses depending on which side you are on and which way the market moves. The leverage funds are normally used as hedges to protect investment in the opposite direction.

    Complete Listing of the S&P 500 Stocks

    Ticker Stock_Name Sector_Name
    MMM 3M Company Industrials
    ACE ACE Limited Financials
    ADCT ADC Telecommunications Information Technology
    AES AES Corp. Utilities
    AFL AFLAC Inc. Financials
    AT ALLTEL Corp. Telecommunication Services
    T AT&T Inc. Telecommunication Services
    ABT Abbott Labs Health Care
    ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Consumer Discretionary
    ADBE Adobe Systems Information Technology
    AMD Advanced Micro Devices Information Technology
    AET Aetna Inc. Health Care
    ACS Affiliated Computer Information Technology
    A Agilent Technologies Information Technology
    APD Air Products & Chemicals Materials
    AA Alcoa Inc Materials
    AYE Allegheny Energy Utilities
    ATI Allegheny Technologies Inc Materials
    AGN Allergan, Inc. Health Care
    AW Allied Waste Industries Industrials
    ALL Allstate Corp. Financials
    ALTR Altera Corp. Information Technology
    MO Altria Group, Inc. Consumer Staples
    AMZN Amazon Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    ABK Ambac Financial Group Financials
    AEE Ameren Corporation Utilities
    AEP American Electric Power Utilities
    AXP American Express Financials
    AIG American Int'l. Group Financials
    ASD American Standard Industrials
    AMP Ameriprise Financial, Inc. Financials
    ABC AmerisourceBergen Corp. Health Care
    AMGN Amgen Health Care
    APC Anadarko Petroleum Energy
    ADI Analog Devices Information Technology
    BUD Anheuser-Busch Consumer Staples
    AOC Aon Corp. Financials
    APA Apache Corp. Energy
    AIV Apartment Investment & Mgmt'A' Financials
    APOL Apollo Group Consumer Discretionary
    AAPL Apple Inc. Information Technology
    ABI Applera Corp-Applied Biosystems Health Care
    AMAT Applied Materials Information Technology
    ADM Archer-Daniels-Midland Consumer Staples
    ASN Archstone-Smith Trust Financials
    ASH Ashland Inc. Materials
    AIZ Assurant Inc Financials
    AN AutoNation, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    AZO AutoZone Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    ADSK Autodesk, Inc. Information Technology
    ADP Automatic Data Processing Inc. Information Technology
    AVB AvalonBay Communities Financials
    AV Avaya Inc. Information Technology
    AVY Avery Dennison Corp. Industrials
    AVP Avon Products Consumer Staples
    BBT BB&T Corporation Financials
    BIIB BIOGEN IDEC Inc. Health Care
    BJS BJ Services Energy
    BMC BMC Software Information Technology
    BHI Baker Hughes Energy
    BLL Ball Corp. Materials
    BAC Bank of America Corp. Financials
    BK Bank of New York Financials
    BCR Bard (C.R.) Inc. Health Care
    BRL Barr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Health Care
    BOL Bausch & Lomb Health Care
    BAX Baxter International Inc. Health Care
    BSC Bear Stearns Cos. Financials
    BDX Becton, Dickinson Health Care
    BBBY Bed Bath & Beyond Consumer Discretionary
    BMS Bemis Company Materials
    BBY Best Buy Co., Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    BIG Big Lots, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    BMET Biomet, Inc. Health Care
    BDK Black & Decker Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    HRB Block H&R Consumer Discretionary
    BA Boeing Company Industrials
    BXP Boston Properties Financials
    BSX Boston Scientific Health Care
    BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb Health Care
    BRCM Broadcom Corporation Information Technology
    BF.B Brown-Forman Corp. Consumer Staples
    BC Brunswick Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    BNI Burlington Northern Santa Fe C Industrials
    CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Industrials
    CA CA, Inc. Information Technology
    CBG CB Richard Ellis Group Financials
    CBS CBS Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    CI CIGNA Corp. Health Care
    CIT CIT Group Financials
    CMS CMS Energy Utilities
    CNX CONSOL Energy Inc. Energy
    CSX CSX Corp. Industrials
    CVS CVS/Caremark Corp. Consumer Staples
    CPB Campbell Soup Consumer Staples
    COF Capital One Financial Financials
    CAH Cardinal Health, Inc. Health Care
    CCL Carnival Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    CAT Caterpillar Inc. Industrials
    CELG Celgene Corp. Health Care
    CNP CenterPoint Energy Utilities
    CTX Centex Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    CTL Century Telephone Telecommunication Services
    SCHW Charles Schwab Financials
    CHK Chesapeake Energy Energy
    CVX Chevron Corp. Energy
    CME Chicago Mercantile Exchange Financials
    CB Chubb Corp. Financials
    CIEN Ciena Corp. Information Technology
    CINF Cincinnati Financial Financials
    CTAS Cintas Corporation Industrials
    CC Circuit City Group Consumer Discretionary
    CSCO Cisco Systems Information Technology
    C Citigroup Inc. Financials
    CZN Citizens Communications Telecommunication Services
    CTXS Citrix Systems Information Technology
    CCU Clear Channel Communications Consumer Discretionary
    CLX Clorox Co. Consumer Staples
    COH Coach, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    KO Coca Cola Co. Consumer Staples
    CCE Coca-Cola Enterprises Consumer Staples
    CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Information Technology
    CL Colgate-Palmolive Consumer Staples
    CMCSA Comcast Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    CMA Comerica Inc. Financials
    CBH Commerce Bancorp Financials
    CBSS Compass Bancshares Financials
    CSC Computer Sciences Corp. Information Technology
    CPWR Compuware Corp. Information Technology
    CAG ConAgra Foods, Inc. Consumer Staples
    COP ConocoPhillips Energy
    ED Consolidated Edison Utilities
    STZ Constellation Brands Consumer Staples
    CEG Constellation Energy Group Utilities
    CVG Convergys Corp. Information Technology
    CBE Cooper Industries, Ltd. Industrials
    GLW Corning Inc. Information Technology
    COST Costco Co. Consumer Staples
    CFC Countrywide Financial Corp. Financials
    CVH Coventry Health Care Inc. Health Care
    CMI Cummins Inc. Industrials
    DHI D.R. Horton Consumer Discretionary
    DTV DIRECTV Group Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    DTE DTE Energy Co. Utilities
    DHR Danaher Corp. Industrials
    DRI Darden Restaurants Consumer Discretionary
    DF Dean Foods Consumer Staples
    DE Deere & Co. Industrials
    DELL Dell Inc. Information Technology
    DDR Developers Diversified Rlty Financials
    DVN Devon Energy Corp. Energy
    DDS Dillard Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    DG Dollar General Consumer Discretionary
    D Dominion Resources Utilities
    RRD Donnelley (R.R.) & Sons Industrials
    DOV Dover Corp. Industrials
    DOW Dow Chemical Materials
    DJ Dow Jones & Co. Consumer Discretionary
    DD Du Pont (E.I.) Materials
    DUK Duke Energy Utilities
    DYN Dynegy Inc. Utilities
    ETFC E*Trade Financial Corp. Financials
    EMC EMC Corp. Information Technology
    ESV ENSCO Int'l Energy
    EOG EOG Resources Energy
    EMN Eastman Chemical Materials
    EK Eastman Kodak Consumer Discretionary
    ETN Eaton Corp. Industrials
    ECL Ecolab Inc. Materials
    EIX Edison Int'l Utilities
    EP El Paso Corp. Energy
    ERTS Electronic Arts Information Technology
    EDS Electronic Data Systems Information Technology
    EQ Embarq Corporation Telecommunication Services
    EMR Emerson Electric Industrials
    ETR Entergy Corp. Utilities
    EFX Equifax Inc. Industrials
    EQR Equity Residential Financials
    EL Estee Lauder Cos. Consumer Staples
    EXC Exelon Corp. Utilities
    ESRX Express Scripts Health Care
    XOM Exxon Mobil Corp. Energy
    FISV FIserv Inc. Information Technology
    FPL FPL Group Utilities
    FDO Family Dollar Stores Consumer Discretionary
    FNM Fannie Mae Financials
    FDX FedEx Corporation Industrials
    FRE Federal Home Loan Mtg. Financials
    FD Federated Dept. Stores Consumer Discretionary
    FII Federated Investors Inc. Financials
    FIS Fidelity National Information Services Information Technology
    FITB Fifth Third Bancorp Financials
    FDC First Data Information Technology
    FHN First Horizon National Financials
    FE FirstEnergy Corp. Utilities
    FLR Fluor Corp. (New) Industrials
    F Ford Motor Consumer Discretionary
    FRX Forest Laboratories Health Care
    FO Fortune Brands, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    BEN Franklin Resources Financials
    FCX Freeport-McMoran Cp & Gld Materials
    GCI Gannett Co. Consumer Discretionary
    GPS Gap (The) Consumer Discretionary
    GD General Dynamics Industrials
    GE General Electric Industrials
    GIS General Mills Consumer Staples
    GM General Motors Consumer Discretionary
    GPC Genuine Parts Consumer Discretionary
    GNW Genworth Financial Inc. Financials
    GENZ Genzyme Corp. Health Care
    GILD Gilead Sciences Health Care
    GS Goldman Sachs Group Financials
    GR Goodrich Corporation Industrials
    GT Goodyear Tire & Rubber Consumer Discretionary
    GOOG Google Inc. Information Technology
    GWW Grainger (W.W.) Inc. Industrials
    HAL Halliburton Co. Energy
    HOG Harley-Davidson Consumer Discretionary
    HAR Harman Int'l Industries Consumer Discretionary
    HET Harrah's Entertainment Consumer Discretionary
    HIG Hartford Financial Svc.Gp. Financials
    HAS Hasbro Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    HNZ Heinz (H.J.) Consumer Staples
    HPC Hercules, Inc. Materials
    HES Hess Corporation Energy
    HPQ Hewlett-Packard Information Technology
    HLT Hilton Hotels Consumer Discretionary
    HD Home Depot Consumer Discretionary
    HON Honeywell Int'l Inc. Industrials
    HSP Hospira Inc. Health Care
    HST Host Hotels & Resorts Financials
    HCBK Hudson City Bancorp Financials
    HUM Humana Inc. Health Care
    HBAN Huntington Bancshares Financials
    IACI IAC/InterActive Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    RX IMS Health Inc. Health Care
    ITT ITT Corporation Industrials
    ITW Illinois Tool Works Industrials
    IR Ingersoll-Rand Co. Ltd. Industrials
    TEG Integrys Energy Group, Inc. Utilities
    INTC Intel Corp. Information Technology
    IBM International Bus. Machines Information Technology
    IFF International Flav/Frag Materials
    IGT International Game Technology Consumer Discretionary
    IP International Paper Materials
    IPG Interpublic Group Consumer Discretionary
    INTU Intuit, Inc. Information Technology
    JDSU JDS Uniphase Corp. Information Technology
    JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. Financials
    JBL Jabil Circuit Information Technology
    JNS Janus Capital Group Financials
    JNJ Johnson & Johnson Health Care
    JCI Johnson Controls Consumer Discretionary
    JNY Jones Apparel Group Consumer Discretionary
    JNPR Juniper Networks Information Technology
    KBH KB Home Consumer Discretionary
    KLAC KLA-Tencor Corp. Information Technology
    K Kellogg Co. Consumer Staples
    KEY KeyCorp Financials
    KSE Keyspan Energy Utilities
    KMB Kimberly-Clark Consumer Staples
    KIM Kimco Realty Financials
    KMI Kinder Morgan Energy
    KG King Pharmaceuticals Health Care
    KSS Kohl's Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    KFT Kraft Foods Inc-A Consumer Staples
    KR Kroger Co. Consumer Staples
    LLL L-3 Communications Holdings Industrials
    LSI LSI Corporation Information Technology
    LH Laboratory Corp. of America Holding Health Care
    LM Legg Mason Financials
    LEG Leggett & Platt Consumer Discretionary
    LEH Lehman Bros. Financials
    LEN Lennar Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    LXK Lexmark Int'l Inc Information Technology
    LLY Lilly (Eli) & Co. Health Care
    LTD Limited Brands, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    LNC Lincoln National Financials
    LLTC Linear Technology Corp. Information Technology
    LIZ Liz Claiborne, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    LMT Lockheed Martin Corp. Industrials
    LTR Loews Corp. Financials
    LOW Lowe's Cos. Consumer Discretionary
    MTB M&T Bank Corp. Financials
    MBI MBIA Inc. Financials
    MTG MGIC Investment Financials
    HCR Manor Care Inc. Health Care
    MRO Marathon Oil Corp. Energy
    MAR Marriott Int'l. Consumer Discretionary
    MMC Marsh & McLennan Financials
    MI Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Financials
    MAS Masco Corp. Industrials
    MAT Mattel, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    MXIM Maxim Integrated Prod Information Technology
    MKC McCormick & Co. Consumer Staples
    MCD McDonald's Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    MHP McGraw-Hill Consumer Discretionary
    MCK McKesson Corp. (New) Health Care
    MWV MeadWestvaco Corporation Materials
    MEDI MedImmune Inc. Health Care
    MHS Medco Health Solutions Inc. Health Care
    MDT Medtronic Inc. Health Care
    MEL Mellon Bank Corp. Financials
    MRK Merck & Co. Health Care
    MDP Meredith Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    MER Merrill Lynch Financials
    MET MetLife Inc. Financials
    MU Micron Technology Information Technology
    MSFT Microsoft Corp. Information Technology
    MIL Millipore Corp. Health Care
    MOLX Molex Inc. Information Technology
    TAP Molson Coors Brewing Company Consumer Staples
    MON Monsanto Co. Materials
    MNST Monster Worldwide Industrials
    MCO Moody's Corp Financials
    MS Morgan Stanley Financials
    MOT Motorola Inc. Information Technology
    MUR Murphy Oil Energy
    MYL Mylan Laboratories Health Care
    NCR NCR Corp. Information Technology
    GAS NICOR Inc. Utilities
    NKE NIKE Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    NVDA NVIDIA Corp. Information Technology
    NBR Nabors Industries Ltd. Energy
    NCC National City Corp. Financials
    NOV National Oilwell Varco, Inc. Energy
    NSM National Semiconductor Information Technology
    NTAP Network Appliance Information Technology
    NYT New York Times Cl. A Consumer Discretionary
    NWL Newell Rubbermaid Co. Consumer Discretionary
    NEM Newmont Mining Corp. (Hldg. Co.) Materials
    NWS.A News Corporation Consumer Discretionary
    NI NiSource Inc. Utilities
    NE Noble Corporation Energy
    JWN Nordstrom Consumer Discretionary
    NSC Norfolk Southern Corp. Industrials
    NTRS Northern Trust Corp. Financials
    NOC Northrop Grumman Corp. Industrials
    NOVL Novell Inc. Information Technology
    NVLS Novellus Systems Information Technology
    NUE Nucor Corp. Materials
    OXY Occidental Petroleum Energy
    ODP Office Depot Consumer Discretionary
    OMX OfficeMax Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    OMC Omnicom Group Consumer Discretionary
    ORCL Oracle Corp. Information Technology
    PCAR PACCAR Inc. Industrials
    PCG PG&E Corp. Utilities
    PMCS PMC-Sierra Inc. Information Technology
    PNC PNC Financial Services Financials
    PPG PPG Industries Materials
    PPL PPL Corp. Utilities
    PTV Pactiv Corp. Materials
    PLL Pall Corp. Industrials
    PH Parker-Hannifin Industrials
    PDCO Patterson Cos. Inc. Health Care
    PAYX Paychex Inc. Information Technology
    BTU Peabody Energy Energy
    JCP Penney (J.C.) Consumer Discretionary
    PBG Pepsi Bottling Group Consumer Staples
    PEP PepsiCo Inc. Consumer Staples
    PKI PerkinElmer Health Care
    PFE Pfizer, Inc. Health Care
    PNW Pinnacle West Capital Utilities
    PBI Pitney-Bowes Industrials
    PCL Plum Creek Timber Co. Financials
    RL Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    PX Praxair, Inc. Materials
    PFG Principal Financial Group Financials
    PLD ProLogis Financials
    PG Procter & Gamble Consumer Staples
    PGN Progress Energy, Inc. Utilities
    PGR Progressive Corp. Financials
    PRU Prudential Financial Financials
    PEG Public Serv. Enterprise Inc. Utilities
    PSA Public Storage Financials
    PHM Pulte Homes, Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    QLGC QLogic Corp. Information Technology
    QCOM QUALCOMM Inc. Information Technology
    DGX Quest Diagnostics Health Care
    STR Questar Corp. Utilities
    Q Qwest Communications Int Telecommunication Services
    RSH RadioShack Corp Consumer Discretionary
    RTN Raytheon Co. (New) Industrials
    RF Regions Financial Corp. Financials
    RAI Reynolds American Inc. Consumer Staples
    RHI Robert Half International Industrials
    ROK Rockwell Automation, Inc. Industrials
    COL Rockwell Collins Industrials
    ROH Rohm & Haas Materials
    RDC Rowan Cos. Energy
    R Ryder System Industrials
    SAF SAFECO Corp. Financials
    SLM SLM Corporation Financials
    SWY Safeway Inc. Consumer Staples
    SNDK SanDisk Corporation Information Technology
    SANM Sanmina-SCI Corp. Information Technology
    SLE Sara Lee Corp. Consumer Staples
    SGP Schering-Plough Health Care
    SLB Schlumberger Ltd. Energy
    SSP Scripps (E. W.) 'A' Consumer Discretionary
    SEE Sealed Air Corp.(New) Materials
    SHLD Sears Holdings Corporation Consumer Discretionary
    SRE Sempra Energy Utilities
    SHW Sherwin-Williams Consumer Discretionary
    SIAL Sigma-Aldrich Materials
    SPG Simon Property Group, Inc Financials
    SII Smith International Energy
    SNA Snap-On Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    SLR Solectron Information Technology
    SO Southern Co. Utilities
    LUV Southwest Airlines Industrials
    SOV Sovereign Bancorp Financials
    SE Spectra Energy Corp. Energy
    S Sprint Nextel Corp. Telecommunication Services
    STJ St Jude Medical Health Care
    SWK Stanley Works Consumer Discretionary
    SPLS Staples Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    SBUX Starbucks Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    HOT Starwood Hotels & Resorts Consumer Discretionary
    STT State Street Corp. Financials
    SYK Stryker Corp. Health Care
    SUNW Sun Microsystems Information Technology
    STI SunTrust Banks Financials
    SUN Sunoco, Inc. Energy
    SVU Supervalu Inc. Consumer Staples
    SYMC Symantec Corp. Information Technology
    SNV Synovus Financial Financials
    SYY Sysco Corp. Consumer Staples
    TROW T. Rowe Price Group Financials
    TE TECO Energy Utilities
    TJX TJX Companies Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    TXU TXU Corp. Utilities
    TGT Target Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    TEK Tektronix Inc. Information Technology
    TLAB Tellabs, Inc. Information Technology
    TIN Temple-Inland Materials
    THC Tenet Healthcare Corp. Health Care
    TER Teradyne Inc. Information Technology
    TEX Terex Corp. Industrials
    TXN Texas Instruments Information Technology
    TXT Textron Inc. Industrials
    HSY The Hershey Company Consumer Staples
    TRV The Travelers Companies, Inc. Financials
    TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific Health Care
    TIF Tiffany & Co. Consumer Discretionary
    TWX Time Warner Inc. Consumer Discretionary
    TMK Torchmark Corp. Financials
    RIG Transocean Inc. Energy
    TRB Tribune Co. Consumer Discretionary
    TYC Tyco International Industrials
    TSN Tyson Foods Consumer Staples
    USB U.S. Bancorp Financials
    UST UST Inc. Consumer Staples
    UNP Union Pacific Industrials
    UIS Unisys Corp. Information Technology
    UNH United Health Group Inc. Health Care
    UPS United Parcel Service Industrials
    X United States Steel Corp. Materials
    UTX United Technologies Industrials
    UNM Unum Group Financials
    VFC V.F. Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    VLO Valero Energy Energy
    VAR Varian Medical Systems Health Care
    VRSN Verisign Inc. Information Technology
    VZ Verizon Communications Telecommunication Services
    VIA.B Viacom Inc. (New) Consumer Discretionary
    VNO Vornado Realty Trust Financials
    VMC Vulcan Materials Materials
    WB Wachovia Corp. (New) Financials
    WMT Wal-Mart Stores Consumer Staples
    WAG Walgreen Co. Consumer Staples
    DIS Walt Disney Co. Consumer Discretionary
    WM Washington Mutual Financials
    WMI Waste Management Inc. Industrials
    WAT Waters Corporation Health Care
    WPI Watson Pharmaceuticals Health Care
    WFT Weatherford International Ltd. Energy
    WLP WellPoint Inc. Health Care
    WFC Wells Fargo Financials
    WEN Wendy's International Consumer Discretionary
    WU Western Union Co Information Technology
    WY Weyerhaeuser Corp. Materials
    WHR Whirlpool Corp. Consumer Discretionary
    WFMI Whole Foods Market Consumer Staples
    WMB Williams Cos. Energy
    WIN Windstream Corporation Telecommunication Services
    WWY Wrigley (Wm) Jr. Consumer Staples
    WYE Wyeth Health Care
    WYN Wyndham Worldwide Consumer Discretionary
    XL XL Capital Financials
    XTO XTO Energy Inc. Energy
    XEL Xcel Energy Inc Utilities
    XRX Xerox Corp. Information Technology
    XLNX Xilinx, Inc Information Technology
    YHOO Yahoo Inc. Information Technology
    YUM Yum! Brands, Inc Consumer Discretionary
    ZMH Zimmer Holdings Health Care
    ZION Zions Bancorp Financials
    EBAY eBay Inc. Information Technology