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Currently, Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) classifies all major public companies in the MSCI and Dow Jones indexes as belonging to one of 10 sectors: consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financials, health care, industrials, information technology, materials, telecommunication services, and utilities.
Emerging markets rallied in the first half of 2016 after several down years. Where will they go from here?
With stocks at all-time highs post-Brexit, investors may be wondering what segments could be poised to potentially lead the market higher in the second half of 2016—or which ones might provide some downside protection if the market overheats as this summer unfolds.
A good investment strategy involves periodically assessing your holdings to see whether your investment mix aligns with your objectives. With the Brexit vote in the rear view mirror and a Fed rate hike appearing to be on hold for the time being, some investors may be looking to reevaluate existing holdings and explore new opportunities.
Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Find out why sector exposure matters and how sectors can help boost performance.
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