This completely updated structure is current through the end of December 2018. Many
sectors and groups have been renamed by S&P and the new structure reflects these changes. The old SP500 structure in your
program will be replaced if you choose to install the update.
A complete list of the S&P 500 component stocks is available in Wikipedia
We recommend you backup your existing /wintes32 and subfolders before installing any new data
If you have customized or multiple data folders, please note the group and sector files will install to wintes32/grpdata
Existing group and sector ticker files will not be overwritten
The list file SP500 will be overwritten with the updated version
If you do not want your current SP500 list overwritten do not install this
Click on the download button. The download will begin shortly.
- In Internet Explorer we suggest you save the file to your system
By saving the file, the install will be available for you to use at a later date or backup.
Once the file has finished downloading, make sure all AIQ applications are closed, then locate the install file SP500GS.exe, it will be in your downloads folder, or you can search for the file name.
- In Google Chrome the file saves automatically
- In Firefox select save
One you allow the file to run you'll see this WinZip screen appear. Click OK.
From the Self-Extractor screen select Setup.
Click on Next and the install will begin. At the end of the install your Master Ticker List will rebuild.
Once the install is finished your new group and sectors will update automatically when you download your nightly data.
Here's what the new SP500 looks like
In AIQ Charts
In AIQ Data Manager