The worst performing sector as of midday Tuesday is the Consumer Products sector, showing a 1.3% loss. Within that group, Tapestry Inc (Symbol: TPR) and Cummins, Inc. (Symbol: CMI) are two of the day's laggards, showing a loss of 11.0% and 5.4%, respectively. Among consumer products ETFs , one ETF following the sector is the iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF (Symbol: IYK), which is down 1.0% on the day, and down 10.38% year-to-date. Tapestry Inc, meanwhile, is up 8.91% year-to-date, and Cummins, Inc., is down 13.77% year-to-date. TPR makes up approximately 0.7% of the underlying holdings of IYK.
The next worst performing sector is the Energy sector, showing a 1.1% loss. Among large Energy stocks, Andeavor (Symbol: ANDV) and Marathon Petroleum Corp. (Symbol: MPC) are the most notable, showing a loss of 5.0% and 4.8%, respectively. One ETF closely tracking Energy stocks is the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF ( XLE ), which is down 1.2% in midday trading, and up 1.53% on a year-to-date basis. Andeavor, meanwhile, is up 15.45% year-to-date, and Marathon Petroleum Corp. is up 8.84% year-to-date. Combined, ANDV and MPC make up approximately 3.9% of the underlying holdings of XLE.
Comparing these stocks and ETFs on a trailing twelve month basis, below is a relative stock price performance chart, with each of the symbols shown in a different color as labeled in the legend at the bottom:
Here's a snapshot of how the S&P 500 components within the various sectors are faring in afternoon trading on Tuesday. As you can see, one sector is up on the day, while six sectors are down.
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