Utilities Increase 0.88%, Materials Drop 1.13%

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The market sectors were mixed Thursday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.88%), while Materials saw the biggest drop (1.13%). Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 11%. The biggest loss this year has been the Materials sector falling 14%.

Consumer Staples saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.70%, as it went up 0.69%. Communication Services saw a turn around from its 5-day performance of 0.63% trading down 0.18%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Utilities went up with a 0.88% change.
  • Consumer Staples went up with a 0.69% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.61% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.36% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.20% change.
  • Healthcare went up with a 0.08% change.
  • Communication Services went down with a -0.18% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -0.25% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -0.44% change.
  • Financials went down with a -0.59% change.
  • Materials went down with a -1.13% change.

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