Sector & Region Outlook: December 2012

Published on by on December 3, 2012

Ticker Sector Forward P/E Div. Yield
XLF Financial 12.35 1.67%
XLB Materials 14.98 2.04%
XLV Health Care 13.44 1.92%
XLU Utilities 14.46 4.10%
XLP Consumer Staples 16.51 2.66%
XLI Industrial 13.72 2.14%
XLE Energy 11.81 1.70%
XLY Consumer Discretionary 16.70 1.42%
XLK Technology 12.90 2.10%
*Source: spdrs.com as of 11/30/2012

For investors looking to identify sectors of the U.S. economy that may be poised for relative outperformance, we present the ETF Database sector grid, highlighting the forward-looking price-to-earnings ratios of each of the nine sector SPDRs.

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