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Sector Round-Up | WSBS 921

So far in 2021, the three best-performing sectors are: Financial Services (up 29.5%), Communications Services, (up 27.5%), and Energy (up 25.8%). The bottom three are: Consumer Staples (up 7.7%), Utilities  

Sector Round-Up | WSBS 721

  This month’s featured stock, Investors Bancorp, hails from the S&P 600 Small Cap financials sector. As such, it’s a component of the Invesco S&P SmallCap Financials ETF (PSCF). The fund is  

Sector Round-Up | WSBS 621

Percent Gain/Loss May 1-May 27 S&P 500 Index 0.19% Communication Services (XLC) 2.34% Consumer Discretionary (XLY) -3.97% Consumer Staples (XLP) 2.41% Energy (XLE) 8.56% Financials (XLF) 5.65% Health Care (XLV) 0.35 Industrials (XLI) 1.78% Materials (XLB) 4.49% Real Estate (XLRE) 1.61% Technology (XLK) -2.84% Utilities (XLU) -2.01% Source: Select SPDR ETFs The financial sector, home to this  

Sector Round-Up | WSBE 621

Sector Performance Percent Gain/Loss May 1-May 27 S&P 500 Index 0.19% Communication Services (XLC) 2.34% Consumer Discretionary (XLY) -3.97% Consumer Staples (XLP) 2.41% Energy (XLE) 8.56% Financials (XLF) 5.65% Health Care (XLV) 0.35 Industrials (XLI) 1.78% Materials (XLB) 4.49% Real Estate (XLRE) 1.61% Technology (XLK) -2.84% Utilities (XLU) -2.01% Source: SPDR Select ETFs The consumer discretionary sector took  

Investing in Sector ETFs

Investors looking for more than just broad exposure to U.S. equities through traditional mutual funds and ETFs frequently target funds that invest in specific types of investments or sectors. This  

Sector Round-Up | WSBS 521

Percent Gain/Loss 1 Month 3 Month YTD Communication Services (XLC) 6.52% 12.99% 14.11% Consumer Discretionary (XLY) 7.30% 7.41% 10.82% Consumer Staples (XLP) 0.31% 5.12% 1.99% Energy (XLE) -0.63% 23.21% 32.22% Financials (XLF) 4.57% 21.67% 21.91% Health Care (XLV) 4.41% 5.32% 7.70% Industrials (XLI) 3.63% 17.60% 15.06% Materials (XLB) 4.67% 15.78% 15.22% Real Estate (XLRE) 5.69% 13.54% 15.37% Technology (XLK) 6.84% 7.35% 9.02% Utilities (XLU) 3.36% 4.98% 4.63% Source: Select SPDR ETFs Let’s start with a look at communications services,  

Sector Round-Up | WSBE 521

Percent Gain/Loss 1 Month 3 Month YTD Communication Services (XLC) 6.52% 12.99% 14.11% Consumer Discretionary (XLY) 7.30% 7.41% 10.82% Consumer Staples (XLP) 0.31% 5.12% 1.99% Energy (XLE) -0.63% 23.21% 32.22% Financials (XLF) 4.57% 21.67% 21.91% Health Care (XLV) 4.41% 5.32% 7.70% Industrials (XLI) 3.63% 17.60% 15.06% Materials (XLB) 4.67% 15.78% 15.22% Real Estate (XLRE) 5.69% 13.54% 15.37% Technology (XLK) 6.84% 7.35% 9.02% Utilities (XLU) 3.36% 4.98% 4.63% Source: SPDR Select ETFs The consumer discretionary sector took the lead in