Consistency is key to the end of March


FRI, MAR 15, 2019


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Earlier this week we looked at the top performing sectors in the second half of March. Two sectors stood out by a wide margin.


Since 2014, both (and only) the Utilities and Energy sectors have traded positively 100% of the time. Their average returns were within a hair of one another at 2.17% and 2.16%, respectively. On Fast Money Half Time Report we dug further into Utilities, so here we will explore Energy.


Breaking the Energy sector down into sub-industries, we find another two that follow this pattern of consistency: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production and Integrated Oil & Gas.


Forward, "March"...


Finally, turning to the XLE - the ETF that tracks the energy sector - once again, we find the two top performing individual stocks follow suit.  





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