Consumer Discretionary

Companies in the Consumer Discretionary sector manufacture goods or provide services that people want but, don't necessarily need, such as high-definition televisions, new cars, and family vacations.

All Consumer Discretionary investments from Fidelity

Our selection of sector- and industry-level mutual funds can help you gain the exposure you're looking for. We also offer sector mutual funds and sector ETFs from other leading asset managers.

Sector mutual fund Fidelity Select Consumer Discretionary Portfolio (FSCPX)
Sector ETF Fidelity MSCI Consumer Discretionary Index ETF (FDIS)
Industry-targeted mutual funds Fidelity Select Automotive Portfolio (FSAVX)
Fidelity Select Leisure Portfolio (FDLSX)
Fidelity Select Multimedia Portfolio (FBMPX)
Fidelity Select Retailing Portfolio (FSRPX)
Fidelity Select Construction & Housing Portfolio (FSHOX)

Research Consumer Discretionary at Fidelity

Our in-depth research can help you better understand the industries and companies that make up this sector, with timely performance data and powerful stock, mutual fund, and ETF screeners.

Companies in this sector*

  • Walt Disney Co. (DIS)
  • Comcast Corp. (CMCSA)
  • Home Depot Inc. (HD)
  • Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)
  • McDonald's Corp. (MCD)

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Fidelity fund manager

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Fidelity Viewpoints®

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