The S&P 500 on Friday ended the week 0.93% lower, with the index posting a 4-day losing streak before gaining in the final session of the week. Along with the benchmark index, the SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) closed the week -0.91%. The ETF is -18.91% YTD.
See below a breakdown of the 11 sectors in the S&P 500 and their weekly performance as well as the performance of accompanying SPDR Select Sector ETFs from Jul. 8 close to Jul. 15 close:
#1: Consumer Staples +0.11%, and the Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) +0.05%.
#2: Utilities -0.09%, and the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) -0.09%.
#3: Information Technology -0.33%, and the Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) -0.37%.
#4: Real Estate -0.44%, and the Real Estate Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLRE) -0.56%.
#5: Health Care -0.46%, and the Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLV) -0.41%.
#6: Financials -0.91%, and the Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) -0.94%.
#7: Consumer Discretionary -1.04%, and the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLY) -1.05%.
#8: Industrials -1.21%, and the Industrial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLI) -1.22%.
#9: Materials -1.32%, and the Materials Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLB) -1.34%.
#10: Energy -3.07%, and the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) -3.33%.
#11: Communication Services -3.26%, and the Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC) -2.29%.
Below is a chart of the 11 sectors’ YTD performance and how they fared against the S&P 500. For investors looking into the future of what’s happening, take a look at the Seeking Alpha Catalyst Watch to see next week’s breakdown of actionable events that stand out.