Saturday, March 26, 2011

S&P Sector Performance During the February-March Pullback and the Recent Rally

A smart way to present a lot of information in a simple scattergraph.

From Bespoke Investment Group:
...Below is a scatter chart showing each sector's performance from 2/18 to 3/16 versus its performance since 3/16.  With its big gains during the rally and its small declines during the pullabck, the Energy sector is in the upper right portion of the chart.  The Financial sector, on the other hand, is in the lower left portion of the chart, meaning it has done poorly during both periods....MORE