Consumer Staples Up 0.85%, Financials Drop 1.02%

Factory - source: FreeImages.com/Afonso Lima
Factory - source: FreeImages.com/Afonso Lima
The market sectors were mixed Tuesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Consumer Staples saw the biggest increase of the day (0.85%), while Financials saw the biggest drop (1.02%). Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 9.74%. The biggest loss this year has been the Materials sector falling 14%.

Consumer Staples saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -3.07%, as it went up 0.85%. Financials and Industrials both saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Financials with a drop of 1.02%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Consumer Staples went up with a 0.85% change.
  • Utilities went up with a 0.30% change.
  • Healthcare went up with a 0.30% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.15% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.11% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.09% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 0.04% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.03% change.
  • Materials went down with a -0.37% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -0.60% change.
  • Financials went down with a -1.02% change.

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