S&P Latin America 40

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The S&P Latin America 40 is a stock market index from Standard & Poor's. It tracks Latin American stocks.

The S&P Latin America 40 is one of seven headline indices making up S&P Global 1200 and includes highly liquid securities from major economic sectors of Mexican and South American equity markets. Companies from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru are represented in this index. Representing approximately 70% of each country’s market capitalization, this index provides coverage of the large cap, liquid constituents of each key country in Latin America.

The S&P Latin America 40 is maintained by the S&P Index Committee, whose members include Standard and Poor's economists and index analysts. The goal of the Index Committee is to ensure that the S&P Latin America 40 remains an accurate measure of Latin American markets, reflecting the risk and return characteristics of the broader universe on an ongoing basis. As of 2010, S&P Latin America 40 consisted of forty companies with a market capitalization of USD$ 450.07 billion.

There is an ETF tracking this index (ILF).

Constituent companies[edit]

As of 2010, the constituent stocks of the S&P Latin America 40 are:

S&P Symbol Company GICS Industry Country
ALFAA ALFA 20 Conglomerate Mexico Mexico
AMXL América Móvil 50 Telecommunications Mexico Mexico
BBD Banco Bradesco 40 Banking Brazil Brazil
SAN Banco Santander Chile 40 Banking Chile Chile
CHILE Banco de Chile 40 Banking Chile Chile
BB Banco do Brasil Banking Brazil Brazil
BANC Bancolombia Banking Colombia Colombia
BM&FB BM&F Bovespa Stock Exchange Brazil Brazil
BRF BRF S.A. Food processing Brazil Brazil
CCRO3 CCR S.A. Transportation Brazil Brazil
CEMEXCPO Cemex 15 Cement Mexico Mexico
CENCOSUD Cencosud 65 Retail Chile Chile
EBR Centrais Electricas Brasileiras (Eletrobrás) 55 Energy Brazil Brazil
CIEL3 Cielo S.A. Financial services Brazil Brazil
BVR Compañía de Minas Buenaventura 15 Mining Peru Peru
CIG Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais (CEMIG) 55 Energy Brazil Brazil
ELP Companhia Paranaense de Energia (Copel) 55 Energy Brazil Brazil
SID Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional 15 Steel Brazil Brazil
ABV Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (AmBev) 30 Beverages Brazil Brazil
CPL CPFL Energia Energy Brazil Brazil
BAP Credicorp 40 Banking Peru Peru
CYRE3 Cyrela Brazil Realty 25 Real Estate Brazil Brazil
ECOPETROL Ecopetrol Oil Colombia Colombia
ELEKTRA Grupo Elektra Retail Mexico Mexico
ENDESA Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (Endesa) 55 Energy Chile Chile
ERJ Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica (Embraer) 20 Aerospace/Defense Brazil Brazil
CMPC Empresas CMPC 15 Paper/Pulp Chile Chile
COPEC Empresas Copec 20 Energy Chile Chile
ENERSIS Enersis 55 Energy Chile Chile
FBR Fibria 15 Paper/Pulp Brazil Brazil
FEMSAUBD Fomento Económico Mexicano (FEMSA) 30 Beverages Mexico Mexico
GGB Gerdau 15 Steel Brazil Brazil
GCARSOA1 Grupo Carso 20 Conglomerate Mexico Mexico
GMODELOC Grupo Modelo 30 Brewery Mexico Mexico
TLEVICPO Grupo Televisa 25 Media Mexico Mexico
ITUB Itaú Unibanco 40 Banking Brazil Brazil
ITSA4 Itaúsa Investimentos Itau Brazil Brazil
KIMBERA Kimberly-Clark de México 30 Paper Mexico Mexico
LAN LATAM Airlines Group 20 Airline Chile Chile
PBR/A Petrobras 10 Oil Brazil Brazil
FALAB S.A.C.I. Falabella 25 Retail Chile Chile
SQM/B Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile 15 Agricultural Chemicals Chile Chile
SCCO Southern Copper Corp. 15 Mining Peru Peru
TNE Telemar Norte Leste (Oi) 50 Telecommunications Brazil Brazil
VALE/P Vale 15 Mining Brazil Brazil
WALMEXV Wal-Mart de México 30 Retail Mexico Mexico

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Country coverage[edit]

The country coverage is the following:[1]

Country Country Weight No. of Companies
Brazil Brazil 42.5% 17
Chile Chile 25.0% 10
Mexico Mexico 20.0% 8
Peru Peru 7.5% 3
Colombia Colombia 5.0% 2
Total 100% 40


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