Telecom and Real Estate Stocks Slump While Energy Stocks Rally - U.S Daily Sector Wrap

Stocks slumped 1.5% today led by the 1.0% decline in Telecom stocks and the 0.9% decline in Real Estate, while Energy stocks performed best with a stayed level

Mar 18, 2021 by Kwhen Finance Editors

Telecom and Real Estate Stocks Slump While Energy Stocks Rally - U.S Daily Sector Wrap

U.S. stocks fell by 1.5% today fueled by a 1.0% decline in telecom stocks and a 0.9% decline in real estate stocks. Telecom stocks are currently up 7.5% year-to-date, and up 27.3% over the past 12 months. Real Estate stocks are currently up 7.4% year-to-date, and up 33.3% over the past 12 months. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 Index is currently up 6.2% year-to-date, and up 58.5% over the past 12 months. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is currently up 8.4% year-to-date, and up 58.2% over the past 12 months.

Sector Performance

  • The S&P 500 Index fell with a 1.5% decline.
  • Energy stocks stayed level.
  • Telecom stocks fell the most with a 1.0% decline.
  • Others sectors that gained include Materials, Financials and Consumer Staples, which rose by an average of 0.0%.
  • Others sectors that declined include Real Estate, Industrials and Utilities, which fell by an average of -0.7%.
NameTickerDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ2 Yr %Δ5 Yr %Δ
Market
S&P 500 IndexIVV-1.5%+6.2%+58.5%+44.7%+112.2%
Gainers
EnergyIYE0.0%+36.4%+95.0%-17.5%-10.6%
MaterialsIYM0.0%+10.9%+87.2%+41.5%+84.0%
FinancialsIYF0.0%+13.8%+58.7%+30.0%+95.6%
Consumer StaplesXLP0.0%-1.5%+19.3%+27.6%+43.5%
Health CareIYH0.0%+1.6%+39.2%+31.0%+94.9%
TechnologyIYW0.0%+3.9%+83.3%+89.4%+245.9%
Consumer DiscretionaryXLY0.0%+5.5%+84.9%+56.6%+131.7%
Losers
TelecomIYZ-1.0%+7.5%+27.3%+9.4%+12.3%
Real EstateIYR-0.88%+7.4%+33.3%+13.0%+40.4%
IndustrialsIYJ-0.85%+8.5%-13.1%-29.8%+1.2%
UtilitiesIDU-0.46%-0.1%+10.7%+10.0%+44.7%

Relative Sector Performance

  • Relative to the S&P 500 Index, Energy sector stocks outperformed the most by +1.5%. Materials sector stocks were the next best performers with a relative outperformance of +1.5%.
  • Additional sectors that outperformed the S&P 500 Index included Financials, Consumer Staples and Health Care by an average of +1.5%.
NameTickerDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ2 Yr %Δ5 Yr %Δ
Market
S&P 500 IndexIVV-1.5%+6.2%+58.5%+44.7%+112.2%
Relative Outperformers
EnergyIYE+1.5%+30.2%+36.5%-62.2%-122.8%
MaterialsIYM+1.5%+4.7%+28.7%-3.2%-28.2%
FinancialsIYF+1.5%+7.5%+0.2%-14.7%-16.7%
Consumer StaplesXLP+1.5%-7.7%-39.1%-17.1%-68.7%
Health CareIYH+1.5%-4.6%-19.3%-13.7%-17.4%
TechnologyIYW+1.5%-2.3%+24.9%+44.7%+133.7%
Consumer DiscretionaryXLY+1.5%-0.7%+26.4%+11.9%+19.4%
UtilitiesIDU+1.0%-6.3%-47.7%-34.7%-67.5%
IndustrialsIYJ+0.61%+2.3%-71.6%-74.5%-111.1%
Real EstateIYR+0.58%+1.1%-25.2%-31.7%-71.8%
TelecomIYZ+0.44%+1.3%-31.2%-35.4%-100.0%
Relative Underperformers

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