is the benchmark Canadianindex, representing roughly 70% of the totalmarket capitalizationon theToronto Stock Exchange(TSX) with about 250 companies included in it. The Toronto Stock Exchange is made up of over 1,500 companies. It replaces the earlierTSE 300 index. On April 18, 2019, the S&P/TSX Composite Index reached an all-time closing high of 16,612.81, surpassing the previous record of 16,567.42 set July 12, 2018. The intraday record high was also made on April 18, 2019 at 16,615.08.
To be eligible for inclusion in the Composite Index:1
For eligibility any security must represent a minimum weight of 0.05% of the index. Moreover, the security must have a minimum weighted average price of at least C$1 over the past three months and over the last three trading days of the month-end prior to the exchange reviewing the index.
The trading volume in terms of dollar value and the number of transactions must exceed at least 0.025% of the sum of all eligible securities trading volume. To ensure that no single company dominates trading, they are capped at a maximum of 15% for value, volume and transactions.
Stocks must be listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and be incorporated under Canadian laws.
Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.
Killiam Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust
Northview Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust
There are currently noETFsthat match the S&P/TSX Composite Index; however, theiSharesS&P/TSX Completion Index Fund (TSX:XMD) combined with the iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index Fund (TSX:XIU) can give equivalent exposure. The iShares S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index Fund (TSX:XIC) and BMO S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index Fund (TSX:ZCN) match the diversity of the index but the relative weighting of each constituent is capped at 10%.
BlackRock also provides several iShares-brand ETFs which provide exposure to segments of the index; these include:
S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index Fund (TSX:XEG)
S&P/TSX Capped Financial Services Index Fund (TSX:XFN)
S&P/TSX Capped Technology Index Fund (TSX:XIT)
S&P/TSX Capped Basic Materials Index Fund (TSX:XMA)
S&P/TSX Capped REIT Index Fund (TSX:XRE)
List of companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange
Sectors and Industries based on industry classifications atTMX Money
S&P/TSX Composite indexatToronto Stock Exchange
S&P/TSX Composite indexatS&P Dow Jones Indices
Top 30 S&P/TSX Composite Index Companies Summaries
This page was last edited on 19 April 2019, at 13:57