Login

The 5 Worst S&P 500 Performers Of The Year

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter

Posted by Alex Kimani

on Wednesday, 11 July 2018 11:25

badday

We are at the mid-point of the year, and a good time for investors to take stock of their portfolios and review market performance in general. The current year has not been very kind to stocks, with the broad-market benchmark having climbed a modest 4 percent in the year-to-date compared to twice as much at a comparable point the previous year. The industrial benchmark, the Dow Jones, has fared even worse after managing a paltry 0.3 percent gain.

There are several reasons why the nine-year-old bull market is showing obvious signs of fatigue, but top among them include rising interest rates, mounting geopolitical uncertainty and monetary tightening.

Without further ado, the brass tucks.

Here are top 5 worst performers in the S&P 500 in diverse sectors.... CLICK for the complete article


Free Subscription Service - sign up today!

Exclusive content sent directly to your Inbox

  • What Mike's Reading

    His top research pick

  • Numbers You Should Know

    Weekly astonishing statistics

  • Quote of the Week

    Wisdom from the World

  • Top 5 Articles

    Most Popular postings

Learn more...



Our Premium Service:
The Inside Edge on Making Money

Latest Update

Looking for the Bounce

On Monday from the morning high to the afternoon low the DJIA dropped over 900 points, then bounced over 300 points to “only” close down...

- posted by Martin Straith, Trend Technical Trader

Michael Campbell
Tyler Bollhorn Eric Coffin Patrick Ceresna
Josef Mark Leibovit Greg Weldon Ryan Irvine