Financials Sector Rises 0.77%, Consumer Staples Sector Falls -0.40%

The market sectors were mixed Friday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Financials saw the biggest increase of the day (0.77%), while the Consumer Staples sector saw the biggest drop (-0.40%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 17.86%.

Utilities saw a turn-around from its 5-day performance of 2.37% trading down -0.21%. Financials saw the biggest turn-around compared to its 5-day performance (-1.60%), as it went up by 0.77%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Utilities, down -0.21%.
  • Consumer Discretionary, up 0.14%.
  • Healthcare, up 0.12%.
  • Information Technology, up 0.05%.
  • Consumer Staples, down -0.40%.
  • Real Estate, up 0.15%.
  • Industrials, up 0.05%.
  • Energy, up 0.15%.
  • Financials, up 0.77%.
  • Communication Services, up 0.01%.
  • Materials, up 0.50%.

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