Energy Rise 1.24%, Information Technology Falls 1.01%

Factory - source: FreeImages.com/Afonso Lima
Factory - source: FreeImages.com/Afonso Lima

The market sectors were mixed today with a majority of the sectors trending down. Energy saw the biggest increase of the day (1.24%), while Information Technology saw the biggest drop (1.01%). Consumer Discretionary has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 11%. The biggest loss this year has been the Telecommunication Services sector dropping 12%.

Energy saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.18%, as it went up 1.24%. Real Estate and Consumer Staples saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Real Estate with a drop of 0.18%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Energy went up with a 1.24% change.
  • Utilities went up with a 0.53% change.
  • Telecommunication Services went up with a 0.31% change.
  • Materials went down with a -0.08% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -0.18% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -0.18% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -0.47% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -0.69% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -0.92% change.
  • Financials went down with a -1.00% change.
  • Information Technology went down with a -1.01% change.

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