Sectors that soared and sank

The best- and worst- performing industries of the year, according to Standard and Poor's

Sectors that soared and sank
1
Utilities
14.8%
YTD return:

2
Health care
8.4%
YTD return:

3
Consumer staples
8.0%
YTD return:

1
Financials
-14.4%
YTD return:

2
Materials
-7.8%
YTD return:

3
Industrials
-2.7%
YTD return:

Source: Source: Standard and Poor's