The industry most favored by these stock-market experts might surprise you

Feb 12, 2024

Mark Hulbert

Investment newsletters’ favorite industries for 2024

Getty Images/iStockphoto

I bet you can’t guess which industry is currently most favored by investment newsletters.

I’ll give you a clue: It’s not technology, which by far is the best-performing S&P 500 SPX industry for year-to-date performance. The S&P 500 Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment Industry Group Index XX:SP500.4530, for example, is sitting on a blistering seven-week gain of 21.1%.


Master your money.

Subscribe to MarketWatch.

Get this article and all of MarketWatch.

Access from any device. Anywhere. Anytime.

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber? Log In

Leave a comment