Market Sectors Split: -1.58% Drop for Energy While Utilities Sector Rises 0.82%

Market sector update May 22, 2019
Sector performance mixed

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.82%), while the Energy sector saw the biggest drop (-1.58%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 19.19%.

Real Estate saw the biggest turn-around compared to its 5-day performance (-0.28%), as it went up by 0.41%. Energy and Consumer Discretionary saw turn-arounds from their five day positive performances with Energy dropping -1.58%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Real Estate, up 0.41%.
  • Energy, down -1.58%.
  • Communication Services, up 0.03%.
  • Materials, down -0.66%.
  • Utilities, up 0.82%.
  • Information Technology, down -0.57%.
  • Healthcare, up 0.64%.
  • Financials, down -0.50%.
  • Consumer Staples, up 0.55%.
  • Consumer Discretionary, down -0.90%.
  • Industrials, down -0.82%.

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