This report analyzes the performance of ten sectors of S&P 500 ranging from communication services to utilities. This analysis will help you get an idea of how individual stocks within sectors are expected to perform. Time range of data used in this report is for 1 year ending at 2019-04-05.
There are 2 sections in this report. Below is a table of contents to help you navigate.
Note: The second section further contains 10 sub-sections each dedicated to a particular sector.
1 S&P 500 Sectors 10-Year Chart
The first section contains line charts representing the 10-year growth of the sectors. Since ten lines on a graph will look congested, we have created two charts one each for a set of five sectors. (You will find the sector names and color codes below the charts.)
2 S&P 500 Sectors Performance Analysis
This section lists the individual sectors with growth for 1-year, 3-year, 5-year, and 10-year.terms. Along with the term wise growth figures, you will find the relative performance against the parent S&P 500 index.
1. Communication Services Sector:
|Year||Communication Services Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
Note: To measure the relative performance against the S&P 500 index, we have subtracted the percentage growth of the S&P 500 from that of the sector.
2. Consumer Discretionary Sector:
|Year||Consumer Discretionary Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
3. Consumer Staples Sector:
|Year||Consumer Staples Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
4. Energy Sector:
|Year||Energy Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
5. Financials Sector:
|Year||Financials Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
6. Health Care Sector:
|Year||Health Care Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
7. Industrials Sector:
|Year||Industrials Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
8. Information Technology Sector:
|Year||Information Technology Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
9. Materials Sector:
|Year||Materials Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
10. Utilities Sector:
|Year||Utilities Growth (%)||Growth Relative To S&P 500 (%)|
Investors, especially the medium and long term investors often analyze the performance of sector indices for a long time range (like 5 or 10 years). This analysis will help those investors in identifying future stocks. If you are one of those investors, we hope this report will help you.
Recommended for further reading: S&P 500 One Year Fastest Growing Sectors Report.
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